The Grenadier-Brigade 1027 was formed on 30 May 1944 from Grenadier-Regiment (mot) 1027. It served as Heerestruppe in Italy and fought at Anzio. It was disbanded July 1944 and was absorbed by 26. Panzer-Division.

Holders of high awards

(Grenadier-Regiment (mot) 1027 / Grenadier-Brigade 1027)
Holders of the German Cross in Gold (2)
- Esche, Johannes, 24.04.1944, Oberleutnant d.R., 1./verst.Pz.Gren.Rgt. 1027
- Lehm, Walter, 27.07.1944, Leutnant d.R., 1./Gren.Brig. 1027
Holders of the Honor Roll Clasp of the Heer (1)
- Preußner, Heinz, 17.07.1944, Leutnant, II./Pz.Gren.Rgt. 1027

Order of battle

I. Bataillon
II. Bataillon
13. Infanteriegeschütz Kompanie
14. PanzerJäger-Kompanie
le. Batterie
Pionier-Kompanie
Nachrichten-Zug

Sources used

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

Reference material on this unit

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