- Published: 25 December 2011 25 December 2011
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The 165. Reserve-Division was formed in October 1942 from Division Nr. 165. It was disbanded in May 1944 and its staff was used to form 70. Infanterie-Division.
CommandersGeneralleutnant Siegmund Freiherr von Schacky auf Schönfeld (? Oct 1942 - 1 Feb 1944)
Generalleutnant Wilhelm Daser (1 Feb 1944 - 15 May 1944)
Area of operationsFrance & Netherlands (Oct 1942 - May 1944)
Order of battleReserve-Grenadier-regiment 205
Sources usedAndris 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
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