The 11. Fallschirmjäger-Division was formed in March 1945 in the Linz area from a large number of different units, including Jagdgeschwader 101. Formation was never completed and only small battle groups saw action.


Oberst Walter Gericke (? Mar 1945 - ? Apr 1945)

Area of operations

Austria (Mar 1945 - Apr 1945)

Order of battle

Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 37
Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 38
Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 39
Fallschirm-Artillerie-Regiment 11
Fallschirm-Panzer-Jäger-Abteilung 11
Fallschirm-Luftnachrichten-Abteilung 11
Fallschirm-Pionier-Bataillon 11
Fallschirm-Sanitäts-Abteilung 11

Sources used

Chris Ellis - 7th Flieger Division: Student's Fallschirmjäger Elite
James Lucas - Storming Eagles: German Airborne forces in World War II

Reference material on this unit

Erich Busch - Die Geschichte der 10. Fallschirmjäger-Division (März, April, Mai 1945)

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