Fallschirm-Jäger-Regiment 7


Formed in February 1943 in the Vannes/Bretagne area with:

Stab/FJR.7 new
I./FJR.7 new
II./FJR.7 from Lehr-Bataillon/XI. Fliegerkorps
III./FJR.7 new

When the division left Italy for Russia, I./FJR.7 remained behind and became I./Fallschirm-Jäger-Lehr-Regiment 21, and a new I./FJR.7 was formed from I./FJR.6.

Surrendered in Brest on 19.9.44.

Reformed 11.44 in Amersfoort, Holland. Surrendered April 1945


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