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German Army Elite Units 1939-1945

by Gordon Williamson

Part of the Men-at-Arms Series

German Army Elite Units 1939-1945 Synopsis

A number of German regiments and divisions, including the famous 21 Panzer Division and the Panzer Lehr Division, were considered elite . This status was usually marked by the award of a special badge or another uniform distinction. This title looks at these special uniform distinctions, along with the organization, most important actions and leading personalities of the most famous regiments and divisions of the World War II Wehrmacht.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781841764054
Publication date: 16th October 2002
Author: Gordon Williamson
Publisher: Osprey Publishing an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 48 pages
Categories: European history, Second World War, Land forces & warfare, Special & elite forces,

About Gordon Williamson

Gordon Williamson was born in 1951 and currently works for the Scottish Land Register. He spent seven years with the military Police TA and has published a number of books and articles on the decorations of the Third Reich and their winners. He is author of a number of World War II titles for Osprey. Ramiro Bujeiro, has illustrated many Osprey titles including Warrior 23: 'US Marine in Vietnam' and Elite 68: 'The Military Sniper since 1914'. He is an experienced commercial artist who lives and works in his native city of Buenos Aires, Argentina. His main interests are the political and military ...

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