- Published: 25 December 2011 25 December 2011
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
The 171. Reserve-Division was formed in September 1942 from Division Nr. 171. It was stationed in Belgium and was redesignated 48. Infanterie-Division in January 1944.
CommandersGeneralleutnant Friedrich Fürst (20 Sep 1942 - 5 Jan 1944)
Area of operationsBelgium (Sep 1942 - Jan 1944)
Order of battleReserve-Grenadier-Regiment 19
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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