- Published: 26 December 2011 26 December 2011
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
After training in Slovakia it was sent to Belgium in December taking part in the Battle of the Bulge. It suffered very heavy losses against the US 3rd Army during the fighting at the West Wall, the remaining elements were destroyed in the Ruhr pocket in April 1945.
CommandersGeneralleutnant Hanskurt Höcker (? Oct 1944 - ? Apr 1945)
Operations Officers (Ia)Oberstleutnant Bruno von Siebert (1 Nov 1944-1945)
Area of operationsHungary (? Oct 1944 - ? Nov 1944)
Slovakia (? Nov 1944 - ? Dec 1944)
Ardennes (? Dec 1944 - ? Jan 1945)
Western Germany (? Jan 1945 - ? Apr 1945)
Order of battleGrenadier-Regiment 331
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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