The 219. Infanterie-Division was formed in the Netherlands in March 1945 and was a cover-name for a smaller unit that never reached divisional size.


Oberst Vehrenkamp (22 Mar 1945 - ? May 1945)

Area of operations

Netherlands (Mar 1945 - May 1945)

Order of battle

Stab (Festungs-Stamm-Regiment 88 Alkmaar)
Grenadier-Regiment 177 (Georgisches Bataillon 822)
Grenadier-Regiment 493 (Nordkaukasisches Bataillon 803)
Grenadier-Regiment 604 (4. Schiffs-Stamm-Abteilung)
Füsilier-Bataillon 219 (6. Schiffs-Stamm-Abteilung)

Sources used

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

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -

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