Thursday, April 30, 2020

KG Klink Battlegroups for Barbarossa



Panzer I (Pz Bn)                                Panzer II (Adjutant)                          Panzer III (OpsO)           
1 Pz CO                                              2 Pz CO                                              3 Pz CO         
Pz Plt (Pz III x 4)                                Pz Plt (Pz III x 4)                                Pz Plt (Pz III x 4)           
Pz Plt (Pz III x 4)                                Pz Plt (Pz III x 4)                                Pz Plt (Pz III x 4)           
Pz Plt (Pz IV x 4)                                Pz Plt (Pz IV x 4)                                Pz Plt (Pz IV x 4)           
Engineer Plt (3 x Squad)                    Engineer Plt (3 x Squad)                    Engineer Plt (3 x Sqd)   
Engineer Plt (3 x Squad)                    Engineer Plt (3 x Squad)                    Engineer Plt (3 x Sqd)   
Wpns Plt (1 x MG/Mtr)                     Wpns Plt (1 x MG/Mtr)                      Wpns Plt (1 MG/Mtr)

Schutzen I (1 Grenadiere Bn)                                    Schutzen II (Schwere Bn)
1 Schutzen CO                                                            2 Schutzen CO
Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)                                                   Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)
Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)                                                   Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)
Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)                                                   Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)
Wpns Plt (2 x MG/Mtr)                                              Wpns Plt (2 x MG/Mtr)
Schwere Plt (2 x IG, 2 x ATG)                                   Schwere Plt (2 x IG, 2 x ATG)

Schutzen III (2 Grenadiere Bn)                                 Schutzen IV (Eng Bn)
3 Schutzen CO                                                            4 Schutzen CO
Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)                                                   Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)
Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)                                                   Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)
Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)                                                   Rifle Plt (3 x Squad)
Wpns Plt (2 x MG/Mtr)                                              Wpns Plt (2 x MG/Mtr)
Schwere Plt (2 x IG, 2 x ATG)                                   Schwere Plt (2 x IG, 2 x ATG)

Recce I   (Recce Bn)                                                  Recce II (XO)
Armored Recce CO                                                    Motorcycle CO          
Armored Recce Plt (4 x A/C)                                     Armored Recce Plt (4 x A/C)
Pz Plt (4 x Pz II)                                                         Pz Plt (4 x Pz II)
Motorcycle Plt (3 x Squad)                                        Motorcycle Plt (3 x Squad)
Motorcycle Plt (3 x Squad)                                        Motorcycle Plt (3 x Squad)
Assault Gun Plt (3 x Stug III)                                    Assault Gun Plt (3 x Stug III)
PzJgr Plt (3 x Marder I)                                              PzJgr Plt (3 x Marder I)

Supernumerary:
1 Pio CO         3 Pio CO                     IG Btty CO                             Assault Gun Btty CO
2 Pio CO         ATG Btty CO             PzJgr Btty CO

KG Klink OOB for Operation Barbarossa

PanzerGrenadier Brigade Klink Order of Battle for Operation Barbarossa, 22 June 1941

CO: Colonel Klink (IAB, WB (1),  KC, IC1 and 2) 
PolandFranceGreece, Barbarossa
XO: LtCol Schultz (IAB, WB (2),  IC2) 
PolandFrance, Barbarossa
Operations Officer: Major Bohm (PAB, WB (2) 
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
Adjutant: Captain Neuner
Barbarossa

Pz Bn Commander: Captain Loeb (PAB, WB (3),  IC1 and 2(5 T K) Poland, FranceGreeceBarbarossa

1 Pz Co Commander: 2nd Lt Fahrmann (PAB), (2 TK)
PolandGreece, Barbarossa        
               
1st Pz Plt (Pz III x 4) PC: Sgt Mayer (PAB) (1 TK)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Sgt Geiger  (1 TK) 
 FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Nowitzki
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Ullrich
Barbarossa
                               
2nd Pz Plt (Pz III x 4) PC: Sgt Jurgens (PAB, WB (2))
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Steffen
Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Pechstein
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Claudius
Barbarossa
                                                               
3rd Pz Plt (Pz IV x 4) PC: SSgt Mangold (PAB, WB (1)) (2 TK) 
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Rausch
FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Friesinger
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Postma
Barbarossa
                                    
2 Pz Co Commander: 2nd Lt Kleiber (PAB, WB (1))
PolandGreece, Barbarossa
                               
1st Pz Plt (Pz III x 4) PC: Sgt Graebner (PAB,  IC1 and 2(4 TK) 
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa, 
V2: Cpl Gruden 
FranceGreece, Barbarossa  
V3: Cpl Hambuchen
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Heidemann
Barbarossa
                               
2nd Pz Plt (Pz III x 4) PC: Sgt Harms (PAB, WB (1))  
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Prinz
Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Kober
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Friedrich
Barbarossa
                               
3rd Pz Plt (Pz IV x 4) PC: Sgt Kapp
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Leno
Greece, Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Ludwig
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Wilhelm
Barbarossa      

3 Pz Co Commander: 2nd Lt Zabel
Barbarossa
                                                               
1st Pz Plt (Pz III x 4) PC: Sgt 1st Class Friessler (PAB, WB (3))  (4 TK)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Neuer (WB (1))
Greece, Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Schuttler
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Bartko
Barbarossa
                               
2nd Pz Plt (Pz III x 4) PC: Sgt Fittzbaum (PAB, WB (2),  IC2)  (3 TK) 
PolandFranceGreece, Barbarossa 
V2: Cpl Werth
Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Henkel
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Nystad
Barbarossa  
                                                   
3rd Pz Plt (Pz IV x 4) PC: Sgt Zedler (PAB, WB (2))
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Progen
France
Greece, Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Resch
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Hofl
Barbarossa

1 Grenadiere Bn Commander: Major Freitag (IAB, WB (2), IC1 and 2)  
PolandFranceGreece, Barbarossa

1 Schutzen Co Commander: 1st Lt Ost (IAB, WB (2), IC2) 
PolandFranceGreece, Barbarossa
                                                                                                               
1st Rifle Plt PC: SSgt Arndt (IAB, WB (1)IC2)
Poland, FranceGreeceBarbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Riesch
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Matthias
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Glagow
Barbarossa
                                                               
2nd Rifle Plt PC: Sgt Axthelm (IAB, WB (1))
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Felix
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Neureuther
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Jochen
Barbarossa
                                                                               
3rd Rifle Plt PC: Officer Cadet Hecht
Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Orel (IAB, WB (1))
FranceGreece, Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Uhrmann
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Lange
Barbarossa
                                                                               
Wpns Plt PC: SSgt Osswald (IAB)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
MG34 1: Cpl Rinne
Barbarossa
MG34 2: LCpl Leitner
Barbarossa
Mortar 1: Cpl Schiff
Greece,
Barbarossa   
Mortar 2: Lcpl Henkel
Barbarossa    

2 Schutzen Co Commander: 2nd Lt Wolf
(Barbarossa)
                               
1st Rifle Plt PC: Sergeant 1st Class Aust (IAB, WB (1))
PolandFranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Goller
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Frodeno
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Ackermann
Barbarossa    
                                               
2nd Rifle Plt PC: SSgt Imhofe (IAB,  IC2)
Poland, FranceGreeceBarbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Lurz
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Uwe
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Peschel
Barbarossa
                                                                               
3rd Rifle Plt PC:  Officer Cadet Gunther
Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Rishel (IAB, WB (1))
 FranceGreece, Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Jens
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Filbrich
Barbarossa
                                                                               
Wpns Plt PC: Sgt Steinkamp (IAB)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
MG34 1: Cpl Voigt
Barbarossa
MG34 2: LCpl Kleibrink
Barbarossa
Mortar 1: Cpl Behrla
Barbarossa
Mortar 2: LCpl Kaman
Barbarossa     

2 Grenadiere Bn Commander: Captain Tausch (IAB, IC1 and 2)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa

3 Schutzen Co Commander: 2nd Lt Haas (IAB, IC2) 
PolandGreeceBarbarossa
                                                                                               
1st Rifle Plt PC: SSgt Kandler (IABIC2)
Poland, FranceGreeceBarbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Anschutz
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Thoms
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Daniela
Barbarossa
                                                               
2nd Rifle Plt PC: SSgt Nader (IAB)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Nimke
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Kuske
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Wesemann
Barbarossa
                                                                               
3rd Rifle Plt PC: Sgt Lutz (IAB, WB (1))
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Prochnow
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Greis
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Olaf
Barbarossa
                                                                               
Wpns Plt PC: Sgt Vigerte
 FranceGreece, Barbarossa
MG34 1: Cpl Grun
Greece,
Barbarossa
MG34 2: LCpl Ludwig 
Barbarossa
Mortar 1: Cpl Smisek
Barbarossa
Mortar 2: LCpl Grimm
Barbarossa      

4 Schutzen Co Commander: 2nd Lt Kreutzer
Barbarossa
                                                                               
1st Rifle Plt PC: Sergeant 1st Class Mader (IAB, TKB (1), WB (1),  IC2) 
PolandFranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Sebastian
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Praus
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Anja
Barbarossa
                                                               
2nd Rifle Plt PC: SSgt Lehmkuhl (IAB, WB (1))
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Huber
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Axel
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Teichmann
Barbarossa
                                                                               
3rd Rifle Plt PC: Sgt Hackl (IAB, WB (1))
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Erich
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Kuhnhackl
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Georg    
Barbarossa
                                                               
Wpns Plt PC: SSgt Creuzburg (IAB)  
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
MG34 1: Cpl Moen
Greece,
Barbarossa   
MG34 2: LCpl Hettich
Barbarossa
Mortar 1: Cpl Hanka
Barbarossa
Mortar 2: LCpl Kupfernagel
Barbarossa      

Engineer Bn Commander: Captain Klugmann (IAB, WB (1), IC1 and 2)
Poland, FranceGreeceBarbarossa

1 Pioneer Co Commander: 2nd Lt Orstens
Poland FranceGreece, Barbarossa       
               
1st Engineer Plt PC: Sgt Dilbertt (IAB, TKB (1), IC2)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Neumayer
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Tobias
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Angerer
Barbarossa
                                                               
2nd Engineer Plt PC: Sgt Salz, (WB (1))
FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Steinmetz
Greece, Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Bonisch
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Gotze
Barbarossa
                                                                                                                                               
Wpns Plt PC: Sgt Moller
Barbarossa
MG34: LCpl Lehmann
Barbarossa
Mortar: Cpl Sondland
Greece,
Barbarossa
                         
2 Pioneer Co Commander: 2nd Lt Hinrich
Barbarossa

1st Engineer Plt PC: SSgt Hafl (IAB, WB (1), IC1 and 2)
Poland, FranceGreeceBarbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Schieffen Greece, Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Romeike
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Jorg
Barbarossa    
                                               
2nd Engineer Plt PC: Sgt Reiswitz
FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Dallman
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Torsten
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Wustlich
Barbarossa
                                                                                                                               
Wpns Plt PC: Sgt Coulver
 FranceGreece, Barbarossa
MG34: Cpl Jorgensen
Greece,
Barbarossa  
Mortar: LCpl Xaver
Barbarossa     

3 Pioneer Co Commander: 2nd Lt Hoffman
Barbarossa

1st Engineer Plt PC: SSgt Barkstrom (IAB, WB (1)IC2)
Poland, FranceGreeceBarbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Olaf
Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Kolzig
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Schopp
Barbarossa
                                                               
2nd Engineer Plt PC: Sgt Junker
FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Kroner Greece, Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Dittmer
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Gottlob
Barbarossa
                                                                                                                                               
Wpns Plt PC: Officer Cadet Walz
Barbarossa
MG34: LCpl Ohlbrecht
Barbarossa
Mortar: Cpl Hager
Greece,
Barbarossa
                                        
Recce Bn Commander: Captain Wehner (IAB, TKB (1), WB (2) IC2) 
Poland, France Greece, Barbarossa

Armored Recce Co Commander: 1st Lt Weider (IABIC2) (3 TK) 
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
               
1st Armored Recce Plt PC: SSgt Pichler (PAB, WB (2)IC2)
PolandFranceGreece, Barbarossa 
V2: Cpl Hartwig
Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Albert
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Zurner
Barbarossa
                                
2nd Armored Recce Plt PC: Sgt Edst (PAB, IC2) 
France ,Greece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Christian
Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Meyer
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Adolf
Barbarossa
                                
1st Panzer Plt PC: SSgt Keck, (PAB, WB (2), IC2) 
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Werner
Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Annett
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Neumann
Barbarossa
                                                
2nd Panzer Plt PC: Sgt Fasbender (PAB)
FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Buschschulte
Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Schubert
Barbarossa
V4: Cpl Evi
Barbarossa                                     

Motorcycle Co Commander: 2nd Lt Sachenbacher
Barbarossa 
                   
1st Motorcycle Plt PC: 2nd Lt Distler (PAB)  
PolandGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Sgt Visner (IAB, WB (1), IC2)
FranceGreeceBarbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Everestt 
Greece, Barbarossa  
3rd Squad: Cpl Stehle
Barbarossa
               
2nd Motorcycle Plt PC: Sergeant 1st Class Gradl (IAB, WB (3), IC1 and 2) 
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: SSgt Wilhelm (IABIC2)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Hans
Barbarossa
3rd Squad: Cpl Luber
Barbarossa
                
3rd Motorcycle Plt PC: Sergeant 1st Class Behrendt (IAB, TKB (1), IC1 and 2) 
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Sgt Obst (IAB, WB (1))  
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Rau
FranceGreece, Barbarossa  
3rd Squad: Cpl Schmitt
Barbarossa
                
4th Motorcycle Plt PC: SSgt Dorn (IAB)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
1st Squad: Cpl Klostermann (TKB (1),  IC2)
Greece, Barbarossa
2nd Squad: Cpl Wallon 
FranceGreece, Barbarossa  
3rd Squad: Cpl Rudolf
Barbarossa 

Schwere Bn Commander: Captain Ginter (IC2)  
Greece, Barbarossa 

Infantry Gun Battery Commander: Officer Cadet Karsch
Barbarossa

1st IG Plt PC: SSgt Oberlander (IAB, IC2) (2 TK)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa 
Gun 1: Cpl Nans
Greece,
Barbarossa  
Gun 2: Cpl Rauer
Barbarossa
Gun 3: Cpl Bohler
Barbarossa
Gun 4: Cpl Worrack
Barbarossa

2nd IG Plt PC: Sgt Kallmeyer (IAB)
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
Gun 1: Cpl Groen
Greece,
Barbarossa
Gun 2: Cpl Graehme
Greece,
Barbarossa 
Gun 3: Cpl Soren
Barbarossa
Gun 4: Cpl Lausberg
Barbarossa

Anti-tank Gun Battery Commander: Officer Cadet Franz
Barbarossa

1st ATG Plt PC: SSgt Kallenbach (IAB, WB (2)IC2) (2 TK) 
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
Gun 1: Cpl Boxleitner
Greece,
Barbarossa  
Gun 2: Cpl Goring
Barbarossa
Gun 3: Cpl Hamann
Barbarossa
Gun 4: Cpl Zwiener
Barbarossa

2nd ATG Plt PC: Sgt Drexler (IAB, IC2) (2 TK) 
Poland, FranceGreece, Barbarossa
Gun 1: Cpl Saucen
Greece,
Barbarossa
Gun 2: Cpl Gerdt
Greece,
Barbarossa
Gun 3: Cpl Unger
Barbarossa
Gun 4: Cpl Kloden
Barbarossa

Assault Gun Battery Commander: 2nd Lt Hinkle (IAB, WB (1))  (1 TK)
PolandGreece, Barbarossa
 
1st Stug Plt PC: SSgt Kulle 
FranceGreece, Barbarossa 
V2: Cpl Holdtstaat
FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Kircheisen
Barbarossa

2nd Stug Plt PC: Sgt Wagner (WB (1)) (1 TK) 
FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Jagla
Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Hufner
Barbarossa

PanzerJaeger Battery Commander: Officer Cadet Jager
Barbarossa

1st PzJgr Plt PC: SSgt Dittrich (IC2) (2 TK) 
FranceGreece, Barbarossa
V2: Cpl Halstenburg  (1 TK) 
Greece, Barbarossa 
V3: Cpl Haupt
Barbarossa

2nd PzJgr Plt PC: Sgt Hamburg 
FranceGreece, Barbarossa 
V2: Cpl Kluge
Barbarossa
V3: Cpl Hesse
Barbarossa