The 166. Reserve-Division was formed in October 1943 from Division Nr. 166. It was stationed in Denmark and was redesignated 166. Infanterie-Division in March 1945.

Commanders

Generalleutnant Helmuth Castorf (? Oct 1943 - 10 July 1944)
Generalleutnant Eberhard von Fabrice (10 July 1944 - 9 Mar 1945)

Area of operations

Denmark (Oct 1943 - Mar 1945)

Order of battle

Reserve-Grenadier-Regiment 6
Reserve-Grenadier-Regiment 69
Reserve-Grenadier-Regiment 86
Reserve-Artillerie-Regiment 1066
Reserve-Pionier-Bataillon 26
Divisions-Panzerjäger-Kompanie 166
Kommandeur der Nachschubtruppen 1066

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

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