Published: 02 July 2011 02 July 2011
Last Updated: 07 April 2012 07 April 2012
The Infanterie-Division Großgörschen (also 587. Volksgrenadier-Division
) was formed in September 1944 as a Schatten-Division (Shadow-Division, used to reinforce other units or to be upgraded into a normal division). It was redesignated 257. Volksgrenadier-Division
in October 1944.
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945
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