The SS-Polizei Regiment 3 was formed in July 1942 in the Netherlands. I/SS-Polizei Regiment 3 was sent to Serbia were it was used to form SS-Polizei Regiment 5 and this was replaced by I/SS-Polizei Regiment 16.
This unit was stationed in the Netherlands during its whole existence.


Oberst der Polizei Boehmer (? July 1942 - 20 Oct 1944)

Order of battle

I/SS-Polizei Regiment 3
II/SS-Polizei Regiment 3
III/SS-Polizei Regiment 3

Sources used

Phil Nix & George Jerome - The Uniformed Police Forces of the Third Reich 1933-1945
Georg Tessin, Hans-Adolf Neufeldt & Jürgen Huck - Zur Geschichte der Ordnungspolizei 1936-1945

Reference material on this unit

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