6. Gendarmerie Regiment (Croatia)
- Published: 07 February 2013 07 February 2013
- Last Updated: 07 February 2013 07 February 2013
(6. oružnička pukovnija)
by H.L. deZeng IV
Formed at the beginning of 1942 in Dubrovnik, but moved to Mostar shortly after than. (1)
1941-45: urban and rural police duties, such as manning Gendarmerie stations and carrying out patrols.
Sep 44: Rgt. HQ still in Mostar.
Gend. Pukovnik Josip Boić (? - ?) Feb 1942, June 1942
Gend. Pukovnik Stjepan Jakovljević (? - ?) Sep 1942, Mar 1943
Gend. Pukovnik Emanuel Mažek (? - ?) Feb 1944
Gend. Pukovnik Muharem Aganović (? - 18 Aug 1944) May 1943
Order of Battle (Aug 1942)
Rgt. HQ in Mostar with Gendarmerie Wings (Oruz.krila) Mostar, Dubrovnik, Bileća, Omiš.
Order of Battle (1 Sep 1944)
Rgt. HQ in Mostar with county or local (kotar) sub-commands in Mostar (4 detachments), Dubrovnik (2 or 3 detachments).
1. Arhiv VII, kut. 114b, reg.br. 1/2; kut. 134a, reg.br. f.3/1-96; [Vojnoistorijski institute] - Zbornik dokumenata i podataka o narodnooslobodilačkom ratu jugoslovenskih naroda, Tom V/9, p.389; Gizdić, Drago - Dalmacija 1943 (Zagreb, 1962), p.297; NARA WashDC: RG 242 (T-120 roll 1141/444121); (T-501 roll 265/1041); (T-821 roll 60/151); Narodne novine government gazette.
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