BOX 035: Panzerarmee Afrika

BOX 035 : Panzerarmee Afrika (less Ramke) (Jul 2019)

Panzer Armee Afrika

Pz Armee Afrika HQ(commanded by Field Marshal (Generalfeldmarschall) Erwin Rommel) (Lieutenant-General (General der Panzertruppe) Georg Stumme was in command at the start of the battle in Rommel’s absence on sick leave) SdKfz 250 [Greif], Beute Dorchester, 8.8cm KwK 36 with SdKfz 7, Ambulance, SdKfz 234 Armd Car,  Wksp SdKfz 9 Famo, Log Anh 116,

Army troops

Deutsches 90th Light Afrika Division

90th Light Afrika DivisionDivisional Signal/HQ Battalion (Brigadier-General (Generalmajor) Ernst StreckerComd/Sig  Car, Beute Dodge Lkw Log/POL

  • 155th Panzergrenadier Regiment (with 707th Heavy Infantry Gun Company)  Opel Blitz with 15cm SiG 33
  • 200th Panzergrenadier Regiment (with 708th Heavy Infantry Gun Company) Opel Blitz with 15cm SiG 33
  • 361st Panzergrenadier Regiment (formed in theatre from former French Foreign Legionnaires of German origin) Granit H25 LkW
  • 190th Artillery Regiment 7.62cm Pak 36(r) with SdKfz 11
  • 190th Anti-tank Battalion Pak 36 3.7cm KwK with Horsch LKw
  • 190th Engineer Battalion  Opel Blitz
  • 190th Pz Recce Battalion – SdKfz 222
  • under command: Force 288 (Panzergrenadier Regiment Afrika), Opel Blitz
  • The three battalions listed after this are not part of this 8-to-10 company detachment)
    • 605th Anti-tank Battalion Diane Sdkfz6 [1942]
    • 109th Anti-aircraft Battalion
    • 606th Anti-aircraft Battalion 2cm FlaK with SdKfz 10/4

Deutsches 164th Light Afrika Division

164th Light Afrika DivisionDivisional Signal/HQ Battalion (Major-General (Generalleutnant) Carl-Hans Lungershausen) Steyr Comd Car, Mercedes Log

  • 125th Infantry Regiment Opel Blitz LKw
  • 382nd Infantry Regiment Opel Blitz LKw
  • 433rd Infantry Regiment  Mercedes LKw
  • 220th Artillery Regiment 7.62cm LeFH with SdKfz 10
  • 220th Engineer Battalion  Opel Blitz
  • 220th Cyclist Unit Motorcycle
  • 609th Anti-aircraft Battalion 2cm FlaK with SdKfz 10/4

BOX 035 :10th Armoured Division CSO (Dec 2018)

Grey units not modelled

10th Armoured Division

Major-General Alexander Gatehouse

10th Armd Div HQ

Comd in A13 Cruiser Tank (C3, Reg, Lad), Ammo Truck (L3, Reg, Ld), POL Truck (L3, Reg Ld), Ambulance (L3, Reg, Noncombattant Ld), Workshop Truck (L3, Reg, Ld)

10th Armd AA and Atk

  • 84th Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Artillery
    • Universal Carrier + 6pdr (S3, Vet, MaLd)
  • 53rd Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment, Royal Artillery

    • Morris Limber + 40mm Bofors AA (S3, Reg, MaLd) (or portee)

10th Armd Div Engineers

  • 2nd Field Squadron, Royal Engineers

    • Truck (L3, Reg, Ld) + optional trailer (L3), 3 Sappers (E1, MaLd)
  • 3rd Field Squadron, Royal Engineers

    • Truck (L3, Reg, Ld) + optional trailer (L3), 3 Sappers (E1, MaLd)
  • 6th Field Squadron, Royal Engineers (attached from 8th Armoured Division)

    • Truck (L3, Reg, Ld) + optional trailer (L3), 3 Sappers (E1, MaLd)
  • 141st Field Park Squadron, Royal Engineers

    • Low Loader (L3, Reg, Ld), D7 bulldozer (L3, Reg, Ld)
  • 10th Armoured Division Signals

    • Signals Truck (C3, Reg, Ld)

8th Armoured Brigade  8th Armd Bde

Brigadier Edward C.N. (Neville) Custance

8th Armd Bde

Grant Tank (C3, Reg, Mad), Dingo  Armd Car (C3, Reg, Lad), Signals Truck (C3, Reg, Ld)

45 Crusaders, 57 Grants, 31 Sherman = 133 tanks (1 Crusader, 2 Grants , 1 Sherman)

Grant Claridges specs from Panzerserra

 

 24th Armoured Brigade (Fresh from UK, attached from 8th Armoured Division)

24th Armd Bde

Crusader II (C3, Reg, Mad), Dingo  Armd Car (C3, Reg, Lad), Signals Truck (C3, Reg, Ld)

Brigadier Arthur G. Kenchington

2 Grants, 93 Shermans, 45 Crusaders = 140 tanks (1 Crusader, 3 Shermans)

133rd Lorried Infantry Brigade (attached from 44th Infantry Division)

Brigadier Alec W. Lee

  • 2nd Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

    • Rifle (F3, Reg, Lad)
  • 4th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

    • Rifle (F3, Reg, Lad)
  • 5th Battalion, Royal Sussex Regiment

    • Rifle (F3, Reg, Lad)
  • W Company, 1st Battalion, Royal Northumberland Fusiliers (machine gun) (attached from 8th Armoured Division) MMG (S1, Reg, Lad)

133rd Inf Bde

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