The 237. Infanterie-Division was formed in June 1944 at Truppenübungsplatz Milowitz from elements of Schatten-Division Böhmen. It surrendered to the Yugoslav forces in northern Fiume at the end of the war.

Commanders

Generalleutnant Hans von Grävenitz (12 July 1944 - ? Apr 1945)
Oberst Karl Falkner (? Apr 1945 - 8 May 1945)

Operations Officers (Ia)

Oberstleutnant Robert Gostischa (1 Jul 1944-1945)

Area of operations

Czechoslovakia (July 1944 - Sep 1944)
Italy (Sep 1944 - Apr 1945)
Balkans (Apr 1945 - May 1945)

Order of battle

Grenadier-Regiment 1046
Grenadier-Regiment 1047
Grenadier-Regiment 1048
Divisions-Füsilier-Bataillon 237
Artillerie-Regiment 237
Divisionseinheiten 237

Sources used

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

Reference material on this unit

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