Commanders

SS-Gruppenführer Wilhelm Koppe (9 Oct 1939 - 9 Nov 1943)
SS-Obergruppenführer Theodor Berkelmann (11 Sep 1943-27 Dec 1943)
SS-Brigadeführer Heinz Reinefarth (29 Jan 1944 - 30 Dec 1944)
SS-Oberführer Friedrich Gerhardt (? Aug 1944 - 30 Dec 1944) (1)
SS-Gruppenführer Willy Schmelcher (30 Dec 1944 - 8 May 1945)

HQ

Posen

Reichsstatthalter Arthur Greiser and SS-Gruppenführer Wilhelm Koppe inspecting troops in Posen in November 1939
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Footnotes

1. Friedrich Gerhardt was substitute for Heinz Reinefarth.

Sources used

Mark C. Yerger - Allgemeine-SS

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