(Lički zdrug)
by H.L. deZeng IV

Formed 31 July 1941 with HQ in Bihać as a composite tactical formation to direct the employment of Croatian forces against the outbreak of armed resistance in the Bihać – Gračac area. (1)

Operational History

Oct 41: ordered disbanded, but instead it was reorganized and eventually renamed the Lika Ustasha Brigade (Lički ustaški zdrug) and then later that was renamed the IV Ustasha Brigade approximately 1 August 1942.


General Mihailo Lukić (31 July 1941 - Oct 1941)


MINDOM (Army HQ) in Zagreb (Aug 1941 - Oct 1941)


1. Colić, Mladen - Takozvana Nezavisna Država Hrvatska 1941, p.231; [Vojnoistorijski institute] - Zbornik dokumenata i podataka o narodnooslobodilačkom ratu jugoslovenskih naroda. Tom V/5, p.608.

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