The Panzer-Kompanie 81 was formed as a panzer company equipped with captured French tanks attached to the LXXXI Armee-Korps in June 1942. It was in Yvelot when the landings at Dieppe were made and was ordered to march to Tourville to join 302. Infanterie-Division to help fight the Canadian forces.
It was used to form Panzer-Regiment 100 in January 1943.
Thomas L. Jentz & Werner Regenberg - Panzer Tracts No. 19-1: Beute-Panzerkampfwagen
Thomas L. Jentz - Panzertruppen (2 vol)
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