The Polizei-Regiment Mitte was formed in June 1941 and was used to form SS-Polizei-Regiment 13 in July 1942.

An armored car unit was attached to the regiment, equipped in part with Swedish made Landsverk L-181 armored cards that had been captured in the Netherlands.


Generalmajor der Polizei Max Montua (? June 1941 - ? Jan 1942)
Generalleutnant der Polizei Walter Schimana (? Jan 1942 - ? July 1942)

Sources used

Phil Nix & George Jerome - The Uniformed Police Forces of the Third Reich 1933-1945
Thorleif Olsson - AB Landsverks pansarbilar i Holland, del 2 (in Pansar, No 4, 2005)
Werner Regenberg - Armored Vehicles and Units of the German Order Police
Georg Tessin, Hans-Adolf Neufeldt & Jürgen Huck - Zur Geschichte der Ordnungspolizei 1936-1945

Reference material on this unit

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