The Infanterie-Division Groß-Born was formed in Truppenübungsplatz Groß-Born in August 1944 as a Schatten-Division (Shadow-Division, used to reinforce other units or to be upgraded into a normal division). It was disbanded soon after and used to form 570. Volksgrenadier-Division.

Sources used

Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945

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