The 550. Grenadier-Division was formed in July 1944 as a Sperr-Division and redesignated a Grenadier-Division soon after. It was absorbed by 31. Grenadier-Division in July 1944.


Generalmajor Ernst König (11 July 1944 - 22 July 1944)

Area of operations

Germany (July 1944)

Order of battle

Grenadier-Regiment 1110
Grenadier-Regiment 1111
Grenadier-Regiment 1112
Artillerie-Regiment 1550
Divisionseinheiten 1550

Sources used

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

Reference material on this unit

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