Domdo Company Slunj (Croatia)
- Published: 19 February 2013 19 February 2013
- Last Updated: 19 February 2013 19 February 2013
by H.L. deZeng IV
Formed 1941 or early 1942 in Slunj/53 km south of Karlovac in the Lika. (1)
16 Jan 42: first identified in Slunj, but it may also have been called 25th Co./3d Infantry Regiment on this date. The origin of Domdo Co. Slunj is very unclear.
4 Nov 42: in Slunj with approximately 130 men - it belonged to the 3d Infantry Rgt. but was attached to the X Ustasha Battalion at this time.
Jan 43: Slunj with some 600 men.
May 43: in Slunj.
20 Nov 43: Domdo Co. Slunj now in Karlovac in a strength of 2 officers and 112 men under the rear echelon command of the 3d Infantry Regiment.
27 Jan 44: Company reportedly had an estimated 21 killed when a convoy of 5 trucks belonging to it ran into a Partisan ambush along the Karlovac – Ogulin road. This was the last mention of it in the surviving documents.
Satnik Peričić (? - ?) Jan 1944
1. [Vojnoistorijski institute] - Zbornik dokumenata i podataka o narodnooslobodilačkom ratu jugoslovenskih naroda, Tom V/3, p.476; V/9, p.401; V/23, p.742; [ - ] - Druga godina narodnooslobodilačkog rata na području Karlovaca, Korduna, Gline, Like, Gorskog kotara, Pokuplja i Žumberka (Karlovac, 1973), p.58; NARA WashDC: RG 242 (T-314 roll 559/221); (T-821 roll 448/682).
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