The SS-Polizei Regiment 10 was formed in July 1942 from Polizei-Regiment Süd. It fought on the Eastern front, mainly against the partisans but it was also used as a front-line unit.
It was sent to Slovenia in August 1944, where it fought partisans until the end of the war.

Commanders

Oberst der Schupo Rene Rosenbauer (? June 1941 - 9 July 1942)
SS Standartenführer and Oberst der Schupo Hermann Kintrup (9 July 42 - 15 Dec 1943)
Oberst der Gendarmerie Hans Köllner (15 Dec 1943 - 15 July 1944)
Oberst der Schutzpolizei Richard Stahn (15 July 1944 - 20 Oct 1944)
Oberstleutnant der Schutzpolizei Fritz Auscher (20 Oct 1944 - ? Jan 1945)
SS-Sturmbannführer und Major der Schupo Gustav Zuschneid (? Jan 1945 - ? 1945)

Holders of high awards

Holders of the German Cross in Gold (1)
- Bertet, Walter, 30.03.1945, Leutnant der Schupo, 9./SS-Pol.Rgt. 10

Holders of other notable badges & decorations

Holders of the Anti-Partisan Badge of unknown grade (2)
- Dudden, Bernhard Erich, ??, ??, SS-Pol.Rgt. 10
- Zuschneid, Gustav, 13.02.1945, SS-Sturmbannführer u. Major d. Schupo, Kdr SS-Pol.Rgt. 10

Order of battle

I/SS-Polizei Regiment 10
II/SS-Polizei Regiment 10
III/SS-Polizei Regiment 10

Attached:
5. Polizei-Panzer-Kompanie

Sources used

Stefano Di Giusto - Operationszone Adriatisches Küstenland
Phil Nix & George Jerome - The Uniformed Police Forces of the Third Reich 1933-1945
Werner Regenberg - Armored Vehicles and Units of the German Order Police
Georg Tessin, Hans-Adolf Neufeldt & Jürgen Huck - Zur Geschichte der Ordnungspolizei 1936-1945

Reference material on this unit

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