schwere Flak-Abteilung 173 (o)

Formed 1.1.44 in Luftgau III with:

Stab/s.173 new
1./s.173 from s.Flak-Bttr.zbV 5540
2./s.173 from s.Flak-Bttr.zbV 5541
3./s.173 from s.Flak-Bttr.zbV 5542
4./s.173 from s.Flak-Bttr.zbV 5543

Moved to the western front in 9.44 as s.173 (b.mot.)

Disbanded 12.44:

Stab/s.173 became Stab II./Flak-Regiment 55
1./s.173 became 5./Flak-Regiment 39
3./s.173 became 7./Flak-Regiment 31
4./s.173 became 8./Flak-Regiment 31

Service:

Fieldpost numbers: Stab (54862), 1. Batterie (54351), 2. Batterie (53483), 3. Batterie (55923), 4. Batterie (52704)


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