The Brigade 1005 was formed in January 1945 from personnel from several different sources including the Zollgrenzschutz, Volkssturm and Polizei. It was used to reform 89. Infanterie-Division in April 1945.

Order of battle

Grenadier-Regiment 6 Oberrhein
Grenadier-Regiment 7 Oberrhein
Stab Grenadier-Regiment 726
Artillerie-Regiment 1134
Pionier-Bataillon 716
Nachrichten-Kompanie 1005
Versorgungs-Regiment 1005

Sources used

Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945

Reference material on this unit

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