The 56. Infantry Division Casale was mobilized in June 1940 and sent to Albania in March 1941. Following the invasion of Greece it was used as an occupation force there until it was disbanded when the Italian government surrendered.

Order of battle

11. Casale Infantry Regiment
12. Casale Infantry Regiment
311. Infantry Regiment
56. Artillery Regiment
23. CCNN Legion
56. Mortar Battalion
156. Anti-Tank Company
56. Signal Company
47. Pioneer Company
60. Medical Section
5. Supply Section
41. Field Bakery
48. Carabinieri Section
49. 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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