The SS-Polizei Regiment 28 Todt was formed in November 1942 from after an attempt to raise it in July failed. It was originally split up with battalions in Brest, Riga and Poltava before all were sent to Marseilles. It was sent to Slovenia in February 1944 were it was used to fight the partisans until the end of the war.

Commanders

Oberstleutnant der Schutzpolizei Fritz Helmut Kosterbeck (? Aug 1942 - ? Oct 1944)
Major der Schutzpolizei Johann Heinacker (? Oct 1944 - ? 1945)

Order of battle

I/SS-Polizei Regiment 28
II/SS-Polizei Regiment 28
III/SS-Polizei Regiment 28

Sources used

Phil Nix & George Jerome - The Uniformed Police Forces of the Third Reich 1933-1945
Georg Tessin, Hans-Adolf Neufeldt & Jürgen Huck - Zur Geschichte der Ordnungspolizei 1936-1945

Reference material on this unit

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