- Published: 26 December 2011 26 December 2011
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
The 19. Volksgrenadier-Division was formed in October 1944 from 19. Grenadier-Division and saw action on the Western front until the end of the war.
CommandersGeneralleutnant Walter Wißmath (9 Oct 1944 - ? Feb 1945)
Generalmajor Karl Britzelmayr (23 Nov 1944 - 19 Mar 1945)
Oberstleutnant i.G. Heinz Querengässer (20 Mar 1945)
Generalmajor Karl Britzelmayr (21 Mar 1945 - 30 Apr 1945)
Area of operationsFrance (Oct 1944 - Jan 1945)
Southern Germany (Jan 1945 - May 1945)
Order of battleGrenadier-Regiment 59
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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