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Czechoslovak military units in the USSR (1942 - 1945)
Enemy


List of confirmed or expectant enemy forces which engaged Czechoslovak units.

Wehrmacht (Germany)

unit mentioned subunits period place i
68th infantry division [E]
(68. Infanterie-Division)
... 05. - 06.11.1943 defense of Kiev (north of city) ...
75th infantry division
(75. Infanterie-Division)
... 05. - 06.11.1943 defense of Kiev (north of city) ...
222nd infantry regiment confirmed.
172nd infantry regiment (1st battalion, 3rd company 1) confirmed.
9 - 10/1944 defense of Carpathian mountains ...
... 01/1945 defense of line on river Ondava ...
82th infantry division 3
(82. Infanterie-Division)
... 10 - 12.11.1943 defense of terriory around Vasilkov ...
88th infantry division [E]
(88. Infanterie-Division)
... 05. - 06.11.1943 defense of Kiev (north of city) ...
222nd infantry division 3
(222. Infanterie-Division)
... 01/1945 defense of line on river Ondava ...
253rd infantry division 3
(253. Infanterie-Division)
... 01/1945 defense of line on river Ondava ...
304th infantry division 4
(304. Infanterie-Division)
... 04/1945 defense of Slovak territory ...
320th grenadier division (320. Volksgrenadier-Division) ... 02 - 04/1945 defense of city Liptovský Mikuláš ...
585th infantry regiment
586th infantry regiment
587th infantry regiment
320th artillery regiment
320th engineer battalion
320th spare battalion
company of mountain hunters
mentioned btw 367th spare battalion 4
04 - 05/1945 defense of Slovak mountains Velká and Malá Fatra ...
... 05/1945 defense during west retreat ...
990th militia batallion 4
(Landwehrschutzbatallion 990)
... 04/1945 defense of Slovak territory ...
10th motorized division 2
()
... 10 - 12.11.1943 defense of terriory around Vasilkov ...
3rd tank division 2
(3. Panzer-Division)
... 10 - 12.11.1943 defense of terriory around Vasilkov ...
6th tank division
(6. Panzer-Division)
... 08. - 09.03.1943 attack on village Sokolovo (southern access to Charkov) ...
8th tank division
(8. Panzer-Division)
... 05.11.1943 defense of Kiev (north of city) ...
11th tank division
(11. Panzer-Division)
... 08. - 09.03.1943 attack on village Sokolovo (southern access to Charkov) ...
16th tank division [E]
(16. Panzer-Division)
... 17. - 26.01.1944 defense of Zhashkov area ...
17th tank division [E]
(17. Panzer-Division)
... 17. - 26.01.1944 defense of Zhashkov area ...


SS (Germany)

unit (subunit) period place i
SS tank division "Das Reich"
(SS Panzer-Division "Das Reich")
30.12.1943 defense of village Ruda ...
Assistant company SS "Ries" 4, 5 04/1945 defense of Slovak territory ...


Hungarian Royal Army (Hungary)

unit mentioned subunits period place i
5th light infantry division ... 18.01.1945 defense of line on river Ondava 3 ...
16th infantry division 4 19th infantry regiment
46th infantry regiment
15th artillery squad
division's antitank company,
...
04/1945 defense of Slovak territory ...


Luftwaffe (Germany)

unit (subunit) period place i
Fliegergeschwader zur besonderen Verwendung 7 18.09.1944 airport Pišťany in Slovakia (Luftwaffe Oberbefhlshaben Mitte) ...
6./Nachtjagdgeschwader 100 19.09.1944 Slovakia ...
III. Gruppe/Kampfbeobachterschule 2 19.09.1944 Slovakia ...
III. Gruppe/Schlachtgeschwader 2 "Immelmann" 08.10.1944, 18.10.1944 Slovakia ...
II. Gruppe/Jagdgeschwader 51 "Mölders" 12.10.1944 Slovakia ...
?/NahaufklärungsGruppe 16 13.10.1944 Slovakia ...
1./Schlachtgeschwader 77 18.10.1944 Slovakia ...
2./F/33 18.10.1944 Slovakia ...
?/Schlachtgeschwader 4 16.04.1945 Olza, Poland ...


Notes:
  1. Unit consisted of 80 men (50% Germans, 50% Austrians and Sudet-Germans).
  2. Book: Goncharov V. - Battle for Dnepr 1943.
  3. Book: Šáda M. a kol. - Za svobodu Československa II. díl, pages 316 - 320, 399.
  4. Book: Kopecký Milan, Sehnálek Petr - Poslední výstřely, page 11.
  5. It was an assistant and guard unit, which was composed of Ukrainian, Hungarian and Slovak SS volunteers. It was subordinate to the Squad of special use 27 (z. b. V. Kommando 27), which committed a series of war crimes in Slovakia and Moravia. Source: Kopecký Milan, Sehnálek Petr - Poslední výstřely, page 11.

Abbreviatons:
[E] - expected.


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