(XVIII. topnički sklop)
by H.L. deZeng IV

Formed 21 August 1943 in Slavonski Brod with a Group HQ (new), HQ Battery (new) and 1st Battery (ex-1st Battery/IV Artillery Group) and 2d Battery (ex-2d Battery/VI Artillery Group). Assigned to 3d Jäger Brigade. (1)

Operational History

15 Aug 44: Group at Petrovaradin in cadre-only strength under II Replacement Brigade.
Oct 44: reported to be in the process of rebuilding at Petrovaradin and not yet ready to return to operations under 3d Jäger Brigade.
1 Dec 44: reassigned to the new 3d Croatian Infantry Division (HQ in Vinkovci) as its divisional artillery.


Podpukovnik Stjepan Verković (21 Aug 1943 - ? 1944)


1. Arhiv VII, kut. 60, reg.br. 32/2; kut. 114b, reg.br. 1/2; [Vojnoistorijski institute] - Zbornik dokumenata i podataka o narodnooslobodilačkom ratu jugoslovenskih naroda; Tom IV/31, p.824; NARA WashDC: RG 242 (T-314 roll 558/1120-27 and 1131).

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