I Railway Ustasha Battalion (I. Zeljeznička ustaška bojna)
by H.L. deZeng IV

Formed during the fall of 1941 in Zagreb in a strength of 3 companies under the Zeljeznička Ustaška Vojnica (Z.U.V.). (1)

Operational History

Mar 42: 2d Co., which was stationed in Vojnić in the Kordun, participated in the three-phase Petrova gora offensive in that area, which continued into May.
Oct 42: Bn. HQ in Zagreb, 1st Co. deployed between Zagreb and Karlovac, 2d Co. in Skakavac in the Kordun, 3d Co. in Ogulin, 4th Co. in Zemun near Belgrade, 5th Co. in Doboj, and a Train Escort Platoon in Zagreb.
Nov 42: renamed I Bn./Traffic Control Brigade Ustasha Militia.




1. Arhiv VII, kut. 134a, reg.br. 4/1; Hrvatski narod newspaper.

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