Germans at Arnhem and Facing the Poles

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Germans at Arnhem and Facing the Poles

Post by Tyberius » Thu Jul 31, 2008 11:19 pm

Germans at Arnhem

Units in the Area on the 17th September 1944


SS Training and replacement Battalion 16
(SS Krafft)(Elite, Situated at Oosterbeek)

CO + 33 figures, 2MMG, 20mmAA gun, 81mm Mortar, Flame-Thrower, Pak 40 (75mm) AT gun, 2 Citroen truck, Opel Blitz Truck

Road Bridge guard Platoon (reg)
4 figures

9th SS Kampfgruppe Spindler
(SS Lt Col Ludwig Spindler)
(elite)

HQ Co+3 figures, Horch Staff Car


Alarm Company
(Situated in Arnhem) 8 figures, Citroen truck

10th SS kampfgruppe Brinkmann
(SS Captain Brinkmann)
(Elite, Arrive north of Arnhem at 2000 hrs)


Additional Units available on the 18th September 1944

Reinforcements for 9th SS Kampfgruppe Spindler
(elite)
SS Von Allworden
(From the North)

8 figures, Panzerfaust, Pak 40 (75mm) AT gun, Opel Maultier prime mover

Warrick to provide


SS Harder
(Dismounted tank crew from the North)
20 figures, 2 Panzerfaust

SS Panzer Grenadier Regiment 19
(From the North East)
16 figures, 2 Panzerfaust, Citroen Truck, Opel Blitz truck

SS Panzer Grenadier regiment 20
(From the North east)
16 figures, 2 Panzerfaust, Citroen Truck, Opel Blitz truck

Reinforcements for 10th SS Kampfgruppe Brinkmann (Reg)
2 Companies drawn from personnel on leave 16 figures
Heavy tank Detachment Tiger II

Kampfgruppe Knaust
(Regular, form the East)
Company Mielke Panzer III, Panzer IV
Heavy Tank Detachment Tiger I

Infantry Companies (4* 8 figures)
CO + 31 figures, 4 Panzerfaust

9th SS Reconnaissance Battalion
During the famous charge across the bridge, they were shot up badly but the survivors later saw action against other british units trying to break through to the bridge and against the Poles on the South side.

(SS Captain Graebner)
(Elite)

Captured Humber MK IV armoured car (CO)
Sdkfz 232 (20mm) Armoured Car, Sdkfz222 (20mm) Armoured Car, 2Sdkfz 250/9 (20mm) Half Tracks, 16 figures, 2 Panzerfaust, 2 Sdkfz 250 Half Tracks, Sdkfz 251/9 (75mm) Half track.


Additional Units available on the 19th September 1944

Reinforcements for 9th SS Kampfgruppe Spindler

(Regular, from the North)
Assault Gun Brigade 280 StuG III (75mm), StuG III (105mm) 16 figures

Battaliion Ladewig
(Flak Brigade Swoboda)
8 gunners, Two 88mm AA guns, Two Sdkfz 7 Half Track Prime Movers, Two 20mm SP AA gun


Reinforcements for SS Krafft
(regular)

642 Marine Regiment
CO + 29 figures, MMG

Marine Cadre Regiment
CO + 29 figures, MMG

Company from Police regiment 3
8 figures

Kampfgruppe Bruhns
Co + 55 figures (8*7 figures), 2MMG, 81mm Mortar, 2Panzerfaust, Opel Blitz Truck, Citroen Truck

Reinforcements for 10th SS Kampfgruppe Brinkmann
(Elite)
Remaider of SS Panzer Grenadier regiment 21

CO + 31 figures, 2MMg, 120mm Mortar, Panzerfaust, Panzerschrek, Sdkfz 251 Half Track, Schwimmwagen, 2 Citroen Trucks


Additional Units available on the 20th September 1944

Reinforcements for 9th SS kampfgruppe Spindler
(More elements from the flak brigade Swoboda)


Battalion Neumann
8 gunners, 88mm AA gun, Sdkfz 7 Half Track Prime Mover, 20mm SP AA gun

Battalion 19

37mm SP AA gun, Quad 20mm SP AA gun



Additional Units available 21st September 1944

Reinforcements for 9th SS kampfgruppe Spindler
(More elements from the flak brigade Swoboda)


Battalion Kruger
8 gunners, 88mm AA gun, Sdkfz 7 Half Track Prime Mover, 20mm SP AA gun

SS Flak Unit 102
37mm SP AA gun, Quad 20mm SP AA gun


Additional units available 22nd September


Pioneer Lehr Battalion 9
(Elite, Attached to various Kampfgruppen)

Company 8 figures, flame throwers
Company 8 figures, flame throwers
Company 8 figures, flame throwers

Provided by Ty


Additional Units available on the 24th September 1944
Heavy Tank Battalion 506
(regular)
HQ, Tiger II,Sdkfz 18 Recovery Half Track, Ostwind 37mm SP AA gun
Company 3 Tiger II
Company 3 Tiger II


Germans Forces deployed against the Poles on the south bank

Units Available on the 21st September


Sperrverband Harzer
Battalion Shoerken (regular)
CO + 31 figures, 2MMG, Opel Blitz truck, Citroen Truck

MG Battalion 47 (reg)
Co + 31 figures, 4 MMG, 81mm Mortar, 2 Panzerfaust

Luftwaffe Battalion Kauer (reg)
Co + 23 figures, MMG, 2 Opel Blitz trucks

Naval Battalion Koehnen (Militia)
CO + 23 figures, MMG

II Dutch SS Battalion Niederland
CO + 19 figures, Dutch civilian truck

Division Von Tettau
These units attacked the British 1st Airborne from the west and northwest.


Units available from the 17th September
Division Von Tettau
(Lt General Hans con Tettau)


Dutch SS Surveillance Battalion 3 (Militia)
CO + 41 figures, MMG, 4 Dutch civilian trucks

SS Lippert NCO school Arnhem
(SS Col Hans Lippert)
SS Battalion Schultz (reg)

CO + 39 figures, 2MMG, 81mm Mortar, 2 Panzerfaust, Dutch fire engine, civilian truck, bicycles

SS Battalion Mattusch (reg)
CO + 39 figures, 2 MMG, 81mm Mortar, 2 Panzerfaust

SS Battalion Oelkers (reg)
Co + 39 figures, 2 MMG, 81mm Mortar, 2 Panzerfaust

Other Units
Naval Manning Battalion (Militia)

CO + 24 figures, MMG

Artllery Regiment 184 (reg)
Co +19 figures, MMG, Sdkfz 7 Half Tracks, Opel Blitz Trucks

Luftwaffe Ground Crew Battalion (Militia)
CO + 29 figures, MMG, Quad 20mm SP AA gun

SS Mortar Group Nickermann
10 gunners, 2 figure observer team, Two 32cm Nebelwerfer, Two Opel Blitz Truck, Schwimmwagen, Horch Radio Van



Additional Units available on the 18th September

Reinforcements for Division Von Tettau

SS Kampfgruppe Eberwein (Elie)

Co +45 figures, 2MMg, 150mm infantry gun, 81mm Mortar, 3 Panzerfaust, 3 Opel Blitz Truck, Sdkfz 10 Half Track Prime Mover

Kampfgruppe Knoche (reg)
CO + 39 figures, 2 MMg

Training and Replacement Regiment Herman Goering (Reg)
Co + 33 figures, 2MMG

Panzer Company 224 (reg)
2 Renault B1 flame thrower tanks


Additional Units available on the 19th September

Reinforcements for Division Von Tettau
347 Infantry Division Kampfgruppe (reg)

Co + 39 figures, 2MMG, 81mm Mortar, 2 Pnazerfaust


Additional Units available on the 20th September

Artillery Regiment 191 (note the shortage of prime movers)
Battery
14 gunners, 2 figure observer team, Two 105mm Howitzers, 120mm Mortar, Two Opel Blitz Trucks, Steyr Personnel car, Kubelwagen, Horch radio Van

Battery
10 gunners, 2 figure Observer team, Two 105mm Howitzers, Kubelwagen
The chickens have come home to roost,
But they are not ....... chickens
They are ....... Emus

Tyberius

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