102. Motorized Division Trento (Italy)

The 102. Motorized Division Trento was mobilized in 1940 and was held in reseve in Italy until it was transferred to North Africa in February 1941. It suffered heavy losses at Tobruk but after rebuilding it took part in the invasion of Egypt and was destroyed at El Alamein.

Order of battle (1940)

61. Sicilia Infantry Regiment
62. Sicilia Infantry Regiment
7. Bersaglieri Regiment
46. Trento Artillery Regiment (mot)
51. Engineer Battalion
161. Mining Company
51. Medical Section
22. Motor Transport Section
297. Motor Transport Section
9. Mixed Motor Transport Section
37. Heavy Motor Transport Section
68. Field Bakery
160. Carabinieri Section
180. Carabinieri Section
266. Carabinieri Section
109. Field Post Office

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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