The Freiwilligen Grenzjäger-Brigade 1 was used to form Reichswehr-Brigade 12.

Formed in the area of

Generalkommando XII. Armeekorps Dresden (Freistaat Sachsen)

Order of battle

Freiwilligen Grenzjäger-Regiment 1
Freiwilligen Grenzjäger-Regiment 2
2 Grenzreiter-Esk.
leichtes Artillerie Regiment
schwere Artillerie Abteilung

Notable members

Generalleutnant Wilhelm von Altrock (in Freiwilligen Grenzjäger-Regiment 2)
Generalmajor Otto Beutler (in Grenzreiter-Eskadron 2)
Generalleutnant Werner Ehrig (in Freiwilligen Grenzjäger-Regiment 1)
(the ranks are the highest ranks reached in the Third Reich era)

Sources used

Georg Tessin - Deutsche Verbände und Truppen 1918-1939

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -

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