The 153. Reserve-Division was formed in September 1942 from Division Nr. 153. It was redesignated 153. Feldausbildungs-Division in December 1942.


General der Kavallerie Diether von Böhm-Bezing (11 Sep 1942 - 10 Dec 1942)

Area of operations

Germany (Sep 1942 - Dec 1942)

Order of battle

Reserve-Infanterie-Regiment 23
Reserve-Infanterie-Regiment 218
Reserve-Infanterie-Regiment 257
Reserve-Artillerie-Regiment 3
Reserve-Pionier-Bataillon 3

Sources used

Andris J. Kursietis - The Wehrmacht at War 1939-1945
Samuel W. Mitcham Jr - Hitler's Legions: The German Army Order of Battle World War II
George F. Nafziger - The German Order of Battle: Infantry in World War II
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945

Reference material on this unit

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