The 558. Grenadier-Division was formed in July 1944 as a Sperr-Division and redesignated a Grenadier-Division soon after. It was redesignated 558. Volksgrenadier-Division in October 1944.


Generalleutnant Arthur Kullmer (? Aug 1944 - 9 Oct 1944)

Area of operations

Eastern front, central sector (Aug 1944 - Sep 1944)

Holders of high awards

See 558. Volksgrenadier-Division

Order of battle

Grenadier-Regiment 1122
Grenadier-Regiment 1123
Grenadier-Regiment 1124
Artillerie-Regiment 1558
Divisionseinheiten 1558

Sources used

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

Reference material on this unit

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