- Published: 26 December 2011 26 December 2011
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
It saw action in France before taking part in the fighting in the Ardennes where it suffered heavy losses, it continued fighting on the western front until the end of the war.
CommandersGeneralmajor Günther Hoffmann-Schönborn (? Sep 1944 - 5 Feb 1945)
Generalleutnant Walter Botsch (5 Feb 1945 - 8 May 1945)
Area of operationsDenmark (Sep 1944 - Oct 1944)
France (Oct 1944 - Dec 1944)
Ardennes (Dec 1944 - Jan 1945)
Germany (Jan 1945 - May 1945)
Order of battleGrenadier-Regiment 293
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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