Part of the The German Mobilization and Welle (Wave) System 1939-1945 series.
by John Mulholland

18.Welle (Wave)

Mobilized {“Rhine Gold”} – January 1942. [For use in Western Europe, then sent to the Eastern Front]

383.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 26 Jan. 1942 - Wkr. I
384.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 10 Jan. 1942 - Wkr. IV
385.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 10 Jan. 1942 - Wkr. VI
[Disbanded Mar.1942 to finish forming 387 Inf.Div.]
387.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 01 Feb. 1942 - Wkr. VII
389.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 27 Jan. 1942 - Wkr. XII

19.Welle (Wave)

Mobilized – February/March 1942. [For use in Western Europe, then sent to the Eastern Front]

370.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 17 Feb. 1942 - Wkr. VIII
371.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 17 Feb. 1942 - Wkr. VI
376.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 21 Mar. 1942 - Wkr. VII
377.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 31 Mar. 1942 - Wkr. IX

20.Welle (Wave)

Mobilized {“Walküre II“} – July 1942. [For use in Western Europe]

38.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 08 Jul.  1942 - Wkr. XI
39.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 10 Jul.  1942 - Wkr. VI
65.Infanterie-Div. * Formed: 07 Jul. 1942 - Wkr. XII

Divisions formed outside of the Welle system between 1 January and 31 December


25. Panzer Div. * Formed: Feb. 1942 - Wkr. VI
26. Panzer Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. III
27. Panzer Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. XII

90. Afrika-Division * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. III

"Großdeutschland" Inf.Div. (mot.) * Formed: Mar. 1942 - Wkr. III
345. Infanterie-Div. (mot.) * Formed:  Nov. 1942 - Wkr. IX
386. Infanterie-Div. (mot.) * Formed:  Nov. 1942 - Wkr. III

SS-Polizei-Div. * Formed: Feb. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
7. SS-Friew.Gebirgs-Div. "Prinz Eugen" * Formed: Mar. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
6. SS-Gebirgs-Div. "Nord" * Formed: Jun. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
SS-Div. (mot.) "LAH" * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
8. SS-Kavallerie-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
SS-PzGR.-Div. "LAH" * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
SS-PzGR.-Div. "Das Reich" * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
SS-PzGR.-Div. "Totenkopf" * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. n/a

230. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Apr. 1942 - Wkr. IV/VIII
240. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Apr. 1942 - Wkr. VI
270. Infanterie-Div.(2) * Formed: Apr. 1942 - Wkr. III
210. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. IX
369. Infanterie-Div. (kroat.) * Formed: Aug. 1942 - Wkr. XVII
346. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. IX
344. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. V
343. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. XIII
347. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. XI
348. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. XII
326. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. VI
338. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. II
334. Infanterie-Div. * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. XIII

Division Baltzer * Formed: Jan. 1942 - Wkr. Unknown
Division Gümbel * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. Unknown
Division Schacky * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. Unknown
Division Nanzig * Formed: Aug. 1942 - Wkr. Unknown
Division von Broich * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. III
Division von Stumpfeld * Formed: Dec. 1942 - Wkr. Unknown

90. (leichte) Inf.Div. * Formed: Apr. 1942 - Wkr. III
164. leichte Div. * Formed: Aug. 1942 - Wkr. XII

8. Jäger-Div. * Formed: Jun. 1942 - Wkr. VIII
28. Jäger-Div. * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. VIII
5. Jäger-Div. * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. V
97. Jäger-Div. * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. VII
100. Jäger-Div. * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. XVII
101. Jäger-Div. * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. V

Festungsdivision "Kreta" * Formed: Jan. 1942 - Wkr. Unknown

325. Sicherungs-Div. * Formed: Aug. 1942 - Wkr. III

153. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. III
154. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. IV
174. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. IV
143. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. III
141. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. I
151. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. I
191. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. XI
189. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. IX
147. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. VIII
148. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. VIII
157. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. VII
158. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. VIII
159. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. IX
171. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. XI
187. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. XVII
165. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. V
156. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. VI/XX
182. Reserve-Div. * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. XII

391. Fld.Trg.Div. * Formed: Aug. 1942 - Wkr. IV
390. Fld.Trg.Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. XI
381. Fld.Trg.Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. XVIII
382. Fld.Trg.Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. IX
388. Fld.Trg.Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. I
153. Fld.Trg.Div. * Formed: Dec. 1942 - Wkr. III

Div.Nr.178 (mot.) * Formed: Apr. 1942 - Wkr. VIII
Div.Nr.179 (mot.) * Formed: Apr. 1942 - Wkr. IX
Div.Nr.405 * Formed: May 1942 - Wkr. V
Div.Nr.155 (mot.) * Formed: May 1942 - Wkr. V
Div.Nr.233 (mot.) * Formed: May 1942 - Wkr. III
PzGR-Div.Nr.233 * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. III
Div.Nr.464 * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. IV
Div.Nr.461 * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. I
Div.Nr.401 * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. I
Div.Nr.402 * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. II
Div.Nr.404 * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. IV
Div.Nr.471 * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. XI
Div.Nr.526 * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. VI
Div.Nr.465 * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. V
Div.Nr.407 * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. VII
Div.Nr.408 * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. VIII
Div.Nr.409 * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. IX
Div.Nr.432 * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. VIII
Div.Nr.463 * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. III
Div.Nr.467 * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. VII
Div.Nr.487 * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. XVII
Div.Nr.462 * Formed: Oct.1942 - Wkr. XII

22. Luftlande-Inf.Div. * Formed: Jul. 1942 - Wkr. Unknown
"General Göring" (Lw) Division * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. n/a

"Meindl" Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Feb. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
1. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
2. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
3. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
4. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
6. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Sep. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
8. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
5. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
7. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
9. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
11. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
12. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
15. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Oct. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
13. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
10. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
14. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
17. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Nov. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
16. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Dec. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
18. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Dec. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
21. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Dec. 1942 - Wkr. n/a
22. Luft.Feld-Div. * Formed: Dec. 1942 - Wkr. n/a

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