- Published: 01 June 2013 01 June 2013
- Last Updated: 02 June 2013 02 June 2013
The Vlaamsche Wacht (Flämische Wachtabteilung) was formed in May 1942 in Flanders, Belgium, as an auxiliary police formation. It was a part of the local Nazi party Vlaamsch Nationaal Verbond (VNV) until July 1940 when it was put under the control of the Luftgau Belgien-Nordfrankreich.
The Vlaamsche Oud Strijders (VOS) was an organization for Flemish military veterans that was a source of manpower for the Vlaamsche Wacht.
Order of battle
Abteilung I (Ghent)
Abteilung II (Antwerp)
Abteilung III (Oudenarde)
Abteilung IV (Brussels)
Wachkompanie (SD HQ in Brussels)
Carlos Caballero Jurado - Resistance Warfare 1940-45
David Littlejohn - Foreign legions of the Third Reich, vol 2
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