136. Infantry Division Giovani Fascisti (Italy)
- Published: 21 August 2010 21 August 2010
- Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
They were sent to North Africa in July 1941 as Gruppo di battaglioni GGFF where it saw heavy action. It was decided to upgrade it to an armored division, 136. Armored Division Giovani Fascisti but that was never compelted and it was instead redesignated an infantry division. It was destroyed in Tunisia May 1943.
Giovani Fascisti (GGFF) means Young Fascists.
Order of battle (December 1942)136. Giovani Fascisti Infantry Regiment
8. Bersaglieri Regiment
136. Artillery Regiment
88. AA Battery
25. Engineer Battalion
53. Medical Section
105. Carabinieri Section
45. Field Post Office
Sources usedGeorge F. Nafziger - Italian Order of Battle: An organizational history of the Italian Army in World War II (3 vol)
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