XX Ustasha Replacement Brigade (XX. Ustaški doknadni zdrug)
by H.L. deZeng IV

Formed 1 December 1944 in Zagreb by collecting together all Ustasha replacement units. Assigned to 16th Croatian Replacement Division. Not to be confused with the XX Ustasha Brigade which was an active combat formation. It is believed to have had 9 battalions of various types with a total estimated strength of 4,500. Re-designated Ustasha Training Brigade during the second half of April 1945. (1)




1. Colić 1976, p.1050; NARA WashDC: RG 226 (OSS intelligence documents 110433 and 126034).

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