32. Infantry Division Marche was mobilized June 1940 and was sent to northern Albania in March 1941. It took part in the invasion of Yugoslavia capturing Dubrovnik (Ragusa) and Metkovick. After the invasion it served as an occupation force until the Italian surrender in September 1943.

This unit took part in anti-partisan operations in Croatia.

Order of battle

55. Marche Infantry Regiment
56. Marche Infantry Regiment
32. Artillery Regiment
49. CCNN Legion
32. Mortar Battalion
32. Anti-Tank Company
32. Signal Company
39. Pioneer Company
39. Medical Section
4. Supply Section
32. Bakery Section
35. Carabinieri Section
36. Carabinieri Section

Sources used

George F. Nafziger - Italian Order of Battle: An organizational history of the Italian Army in World War II (3 vol)

Reference material on this unit

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