The Panzer-Abteilung 44 was formed on 2 February 1945 in Denmark for Panzer-Division Holstein from Reserve-Panzer-Abteilung 5. It was destroyed in March with the surviving elements being transferred to 18. Panzergrenadier-Division.

Sources used

Thomas L. Jentz - Panzertruppen (2 vol)
Georg Tessin - Verbände und Truppen der deutschen Wehrmacht 1933-1945

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