Fallschirm-Flak-Regiment Hermann Göring


Formed May/June 1943 in Italy as Flak-Regiment Hermann Göring, from the remnants of Flak-Regiment General Göring, and the III. battalion from Flak-Abteilung 211.

From 4.44 to 10.44 the Führer-Flak-Abteilung (14 batteries) was loosly attached to the regiment as IV./Flak-Regiment Hermann Göring.

In 1943 the III. battalion was renamed I./Panzer-Artillerie-Regiment Hermann Göring, and was replaced in 2.44 from I./Flak-Regiment 49.

In 7.44 the regiment was renamed Fallschirm-Flak-Regiment Hermann Göring.

On 24.9.44 became attached to Fallschirm-Panzerkorps Hermann Göring as Korpstruppe.

10.44 new IV. battalion formed from II./Begleit-Regiment Hermann Göring.

Served under Panzer-Division Hermann Göring, and later Fallschirm-Panzer-Division Hermann Göring until 24.9.44.


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