Army Nebelwerfer Units

by Jason Long and James A. Broshot

Batterien

Nebelwerfer-Batterie d 151 (mot.)

20 Oct 41 ordered formed for service in Africa from a cadre provided by 9./Nebel-Lehr-Rgt.
8 Nov 41 ordered to Naples for transhipment to Africa
20 Jan 42 redesignated as 3./Werfer-Rgt. 70

Nebelwerfer-Batterie 201

7 Sep 44 suppressing the Warsaw Uprising; unclear if equipped with mortars or rocket launchers

schwere Werfer-Batterie 203

Nov 41 begins formation with 28/32cm sWG 40 from 3./Entgiftungs-Abt. 102
9 Dec 41 shipped to Finland via Stettin
15-30 Jan 42 attached to 7th Mountain Division, XVIII Mountain Corps in the Kiestinki area
30 Jul 42 attached to 7th Mountain Division, XVIII Mountain Corps, 20th Mountain Army, Finland
25 May 43 transferred to the Salla area and attached to 6th SS-Mountain Division Nord
11 Aug 43 attached to 7th Mountain Division, XVIII Mountain Corps, 20th Mountain Army, Finland
Oct/Nov 43 redesignated as 1./Werfer-Abt. 11

8./Art.Rgt. 222
Nebelwerfer-Batterie 222 (5 Apr 41)
Nebelwerfer-Batterie 224 (1942?)
13 May 40 8./Art.Rgt. 222 equipped with eight 10.5cm NbW. 35 mortars and motorized with captured vehicles
Jul 41 assigned to XXXVI Mountain Corps, Army Norway under Arko 109
18 Jan 42 reequipped with 10.5cm NbW. 40 mortars
Oct/Nov 43 redesignated as 2./Werfer-Abt. 11

Abteilungen

Nebel-Lehr- und Versuchs-Abteilung (mot.)
Nebel-Lehr-Abteilung (mot.) (24 Oct 39)

6 Oct 35 formed in Bremen (WK X) with 3 companies
10 Oct 37 transferred to Celle (WK XI)
20 May 40 4. Batterie raised
1 Sep 40 redesignated as I./Nebel-Lehr-Regiment
22 Jan 44 reformed from I./Nebel-Lehr-Regiment 2 and transferred to Italy
Jun 44 redesignated I./Werfer-Regiment 71
SF: Jul I 43, WK XI garrison: 1x 1-10 mot Rkt Art II Lehr; Feb I 44, convert: 1x 2-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 71, 1x 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 56, and 1x 1-10 mot Rkt Art II Lehr to: 1x 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 5

Nebel-Abteilung 1 (mot.)
Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 1 (mot.) (1 Oct 39)

1 Oct 34 formed at Konigsbruck (WK IV) with three batteries
1 Sep 39 XI Corps (mot.), 10th Army, Army Group South
Mar 40 3./ used to form Nebelwerfer-Abt. 6 and reformed
10 May 40 IV Corps, 6th Army, Army Group B under Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 2
24 Jul 40 transfer from 2nd Army, Army Group C begins
27 Oct 40 transferred from 6th Army, Army Group D
27 Mar 41 redesignated I./Nebelwerfer-Regiment 54
7 Apr 41 transferred from 1st Army, Army Group D
20 Jun 41 ordered reformed with 1. of six NbW. 40 mortars and 2. of six NbW. 41 rocket launchers from elements of 1., 3., 4., and 5./Nebel-Ersatz-Abteilung in Bremen
10/11 Jul 41 transferred to the Le Havre area, France
1 Oct 41 3./ raised with 28/32cm rockets
4 Oct 41 returned to Celle to prepare for service in Russia
Mid-Oct 41 transferred to the Perekop Isthmus in southern Russia
7 Nov 41 Stab, 2. and 3./ transferred to Simferpol region
Dec 41 3./ converts to 10cm NbW. 35
20 Mar 42 XXXXII Corps, 11th Army, Army Group South with 1./ and 2./ equipped with 15cm NbW. 41 and 3./ with 10.5cm NbW. 40
Apr 42 1. and 3. begin conversion to 15cm NbW. 41
22 Apr 42 redesignated as III./Nebelwerfer-Regiment 54

Nebel-Abteilung 2 (mot.)
Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 2 (mot.) (10 Oct 39)

15 Oct 35 raised at Bremen (WK X) with three batteries
1 Sep 39 XIX Corps (mot.), 4th Army, Army Group North
7 Mar 40 3./ used to form Nebelwerfer-Abt. 7 and reformed
10 May 40 Panzer Group von Kleist, 12th Army, Army Group A
12 May 40 under command of Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 2
24 Jul 40 transfer from 2nd Army, Army Group C begins
7 Nov 40 transferred from 1st Army, Army Group D
10 Jan 41 2./ detached to Nebelwerfer-Regiment 52 and reformed
26 Feb 41 transferred to 18th Army, Army Group B
22 Jun, 4 Jul 41 assigned to Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 3, II Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North with NbW. 35 mortars
19 Jul 41 XXVI Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
20 Aug 41 XXVI Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North???
1 Oct 41 XXXVIII Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
23 Oct 41 1./ ordered reequipped with NbW. 40 mortars
21 Nov 41 XXVI Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
8 Dec 41 XXVIII Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North less two batteries attached to I Corps
2, 12, 26 Jan 42 I Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
22 Jan 42 remaining batteries reequipped with NbW. 40(?)
20 Mar 42 2./ attached to Polizei-Division, I Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
19 Jul 42 XXVIII Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North under Rgt. Stab der Nebeltruppe zbV 3
Late Summer/Early Fall 42 exchanged NbW. 35 for 15 cm NbW. 41
1 Dec 42 redesignated III./schw. Werfer-Regiment 3

Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 3 (mot.)

22 Sep 39 formed from Ausbildungs-Kommando der Nebel-Lehr und Versuchsabteilung Celle with three batteries
6 Mar 40 3./ detached to Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 8 and reformed
10 May 40 XI Corps, 6th Army, Army Group B 26 May 40 XVI Corps, Gruppe Hoth, 4th Army, Army Group B
4-5 Jun 40 assigned to Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1
5 Jan 41 3./ detached to Nebelwerfer-Regiment 52 and reformed
27 Mar 41 1./ equipped with NbW. 40
22 Jun 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, VIII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center with NbW. 35 mortars
15, 20 Jul 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, VI Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
24, 29 Jul 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, 9th Army, Army Group Center
4 Aug 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, 9th Army, Army Group Center less one battery assigned to VIII Corps and one-half battery assigned to V Corps, 9th Army
10, 15, 22, 27, 29, 31 Aug 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, XXXX Corps (mot.), 9th Army, Army Group Center
2, 3, 6 Sep 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, XXXX Corps (mot.), 9th Army, Army Group Center
11 Sep 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, 9th Army, Army Group Center
22 Sep 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, V Corps
29 Sep 41 9th Army, Army Group Center
2 Oct 41 V Corps, 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
23 Oct 41 1./ ordered reequipped with NbW. 40 mortars
24 Dec 41, 3, 11 Jan 42 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, 9th Army, Army Group Center
10 Jan-20 Mar 42 reorganized 2 batteries as infantry and 1 battery as artillery
22 Jan 42 remaining batteries reequipped with NbW. 40
9 Feb, 8 Mar 42 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, XXVII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
20/21 Mar 42 march to Vitebsk
7 Apr 42 9th Army, Army Group Center, resting in Vitebsk, less 3./ assigned to XXIII Corps, 9th Army 10 May 42 9th Army, Army Group Center
12 Jun 42 moved to the area Northwest of Rzhev
28 Jul 42 occasionally equipped with s.Werfer-Gerät
17 Sep 42 assigned to XII Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center with NbW. 40
11 Oct 42 redesignated I./Nebelwerfer-Regiment 55

Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 4 (mot.)

1 Feb 40 formed in WK XI with three batteries
10 May 40 VII Corps, 16th Army, Army Group A
24 Jul 40 transfer from 2nd Army, Army Group C begins
27 Oct 40 16th Army, Army Group A reports it is in transit
1 Jan-23 Mar 41 training on schweres Wurfgerät
25 Mar 41 transferred from 1st Army, Army Group D
Apr-May 41 1./ and 3./ received NbW. 40
22 Jun 41 assigned to Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 2, XXXXVIII Corps (mot.), 1st Panzer Group, Army Group South; 3./ assigned to XXXXIV Corps with NbW. 35 mortars
13, 19 Jul 41 LV Corps, 6th Army, Army Group South
15 Sep 41 XXIX Corps, 6th Army, Army Group South
12 Oct 41 LIV Corps, 11th Army, Army Group South
23 Oct 41 ordered to be reequipped with NbW. 40 mortars
22 Jan 42 all batteries equipped with NbW. 40
20 Mar 42 11th Army, Army Group South equipped with 10.5cm NbW. 40
6 Jun 42 LIV Corps, 11th Army, Army Group South
19 Jun 42 redesignated III./Nebelwerfer-Regiment 70
TW/TV (draft); Jun II 41: 1-8 Mortar II 4; Jun II 42 convert: 1-8 Mortar II 4 and 1x 2-8 Rkt Art III 70 to: 1x 3-8 Rkt Art III 70

Nebel-Abteilung 5 (mot.)
Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 5 (mot.) (15 Dec 39)

10 Nov 38 formed at Münsingen (WK V) with three batteries
9 Mar 40 3./ detached to Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 9, reformed
10 May 40 XV Corps (mot.), 4th Army, Army Group A
4-5 Jun 40 assigned to Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1
10 Aug 40 transferred to the Lisieux area of Normandy, France to prepare for the invasion of England
4 Sep 40 1./ transferred to the Den Haag area of the Netherlands
4 Nov 40 1./ returns, winter quarters in St. Endien-Diziers, France. Demonstration shoot with s.Werfer-Gerät
5 Jan 41 2./ detached to Nebelwerfer-Regiment 52, reformed
28 Mar 41 transferred to Poland, 3./ re-equipped with 10cm NbW. 40
13-17 Jun 41 march to the Suwalki area of East Prussia
22 Jun 41 assigned to Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, VIII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center with NbW. 35 mortars
15, 20, 24, 29 Jul 41 XXXIII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
4, 10 Aug 41 XXXIII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
15, 22, 27, 29, 31 Aug 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, XXXX Corps (mot.), 9th Army, Army Group Center
2, 3, 6 Sep 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, XXXX Corps (mot.), 9th Army, Army Group Center
11 Sep 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, 9th Army, Army Group Center
29 Sep 41 9th Army, Army Group Center
2 Oct 41 V Corps, 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
23 Oct 41 1. and 3. ordered reequipped with NbW. 40 mortars
24 Dec 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, 9th Army, Army Group Center
3, 11 Jan 42 VI Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
10 Jan-20 Mar 42 reorganized 2 batteries as infantry and 1 battery as artillery
22 Jan 42 all batteries equipped with NbW. 40
9 Feb, 8 Mar 42 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1, XXVII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
28 Mar 42 arrived in Vitebsk
1 Apr-12 Jun 42 rebuilding in Vitebsk and general leave
7 Apr 42 9th Army, Army Group Center, resting in Vitebsk, less 2./ assigned to XXXXVI Corps (mot.), 9th Army
10 May 42 9th Army, Army Group Center
13 Jun 42 railed to Rzhev area, Russia
27 Jul 42 railed to Roslavl-Spas Demyansk area with Nebel-Abt. 3
1 Aug-30 Sep 42 begins training with rocket launchers
17 Sep 42 assigned to LVI Panzer Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center with NbW. 40
9 Oct 42 redesignated III./Nebelwerfer-Regiment 55

Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 6 (mot.)

18 Mar 40 formed in WK X with three batteries
[Niehorster: 10 May 40, OKH Reserves]
5 Nov 40 assigned to XII Corps 4th Army, Army Group B
7 Jan 41 2./ detached to Nebelwerfer-Regiment 52
18 May 41 intensive training on NbW. 35, NbW. 40 and 28/32cm s.WG 40
4 Jun 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4, XII Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center
22 Jun 41 assigned to Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4, XII Corps, 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center with NbW. 35 mortars
8-15 Jul 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4, XXXXVI Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
16-31 Jul 41 XXXXVI Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
22 Sep 41 XIII Corps, 2nd Army, Army Group Center
29 Sep 41 2nd Army, Army Group Center
5 Oct 41 XIII Corps, 2nd Army, Army Group Center
23 Oct 41 1./ and 3./ ordered reequipped with NbW. 40 mortars (?)
27 Dec 41-1 Feb 42 dispersed across central Russia fighting as infantry
15 Apr 42 ordered home from Kursk less weapons and vehicles
14 May 42 (Tessin) or 24 Mar 42 (Niehorster) redesignated II./schw. Werfer-Regiment 3 and reequipped with 28/32cm sWG

Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 7 (mot.)

20 Mar 40 formed in WK X with three batteries
[Niehorster: 10 May 40, OKH Reserves]
5 Nov 40 assigned to XII Corps 4th Army, Army Group B
5 Feb 41 2./ detached to Nebelwerfer-Regiment 53, reformed
27 Mar 41 redesignated II./Werfer-Regiment 54

Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 8 (mot.)

15 Mar 40 formed in WK XI with three batteries from 3./Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 3
[Niehorster: 10 May 40, OKH Reserves]
1 Feb 41 assigned to Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 3, 16th Army, Army Group A
1 Mar 41 assigned to XXXXIX Corps, 1st Army, Army Group D
4 Jun 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4, XII Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center
14, 22 Jun 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4, XII Corps, 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center with 28/32cm rockets
8-15 Jul 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4, XXXXVI Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
16 Jul 41-? 2nd Army, Army Group Center
22 Sep, 5 Oct 41 XXXXIII Corps, 2nd Army, Army Group Center under Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4
29 Sep 41 2nd Army, Army Group Center
1 Apr 42 (Tessin) or 23 Feb 42 (Niehorster) redesignated I./schw. Werfer-Regiment 2

Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 9 (mot.)

15 Mar 40 formed in WK XI from 3./Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 5 with three batteries
[Niehorster: not shown on Kriegsglierderung of 10 Apr 40, nor on the order of battle for 10 May 40; probably Tessin is off on the formation date and it is still forming on 10 May 40]
24 Jul 40 transfer from 2nd Army, Army Group C begins
31 Jan 41 2./ detached to Nebelwerfer-Regiment 52 and reformed
26 Feb 41 transferred to 18th Army, Army Group B from 9th Army, Army Group A
22 Jun 41 assigned to Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 3, II Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North with NbW. 35 mortars
19 Jul 41 II Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
20 Aug 41 X Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
1 Oct 41 I Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
23 Oct 41 1./ ordered reequipped with NbW. 40 mortars
21 Nov 41 I Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
8 Dec 41 I Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North?
2, 12, 26 Jan 42 XXVIII Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North less one battery assigned to I Corps, 18th Army
22 Jan 42 all batteries equipped with NbW. 40
20 Mar 42 4./attached to Polizei Division, I Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
19 Jul 42 XXVIII Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North under Rgt. Stab der Nebeltruppe zbV 3
[Niehorster: 27 Oct 42, Deutsches Afrika Korps?]
Jan 43 arrived in Africa with twenty 15cm NbW. 41
20 Jan 43 redesignated I./Werfer-Regiment 71 (trop.)
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41, 1-8 Mortar II 9

Gebirgs-Werfer-Abteilung 10

30 Jan 42 (Tessin) or 1 Jan 42 (Niehorster) ordered formed in WK IX from Entgiftungs-Abteilung 104 with three batteries of NbW. 35 mortars to be ready by 1 Apr 42; assigned to XIX Mountain Corps, Twentieth Mountain Army
Kriegsgliederung shows one Nebelwerfer battery in Army Norway on 22 June 41
SE: Feb I 42, Arctic: 1x 1-8 Rkt Art II 10; Sep II 43, Arctic: convert: 1-8 Rkt Art II 10 to: 3-1-8 Rkt Art III Nor
TW/TV (draft); Jan II 42, Arctic: 1x 2-6 Mortar II Nor

Werfer-Abteilung 11

7 Oct 43 raised in WK XI from:
s.Werfer-Batterie 203 as 1./ with 15cm NbW. 41
Nebelwerfer-Batterie 224 as 2./ with 10.5cm NbW. 40
21. (Sf)/ as 3./ with eight 15cm NbW. 40 mounted on Maultier chassis
SE: Sep II 43, Arctic: convert: 1-8 Rkt Art II 10 to: 3-1-8 Rkt Art III Nor
TW/TV (draft); Jan II 42, Arctic: 1x 2-6 Mortar II Nor

Werfer-Abteilung 56

9 Apr 43 formed in France as a part of LXXXVI. Army Corps with two batteries from 10. (Werfer)/Artillerie-Regiment 29 and 10. (Werfer)/Artillerie-Regiment 3
9 Jun 43 reorganized and redesignated as Werfer-Regiment 56

Werfer-Abteilung 71

fall 42 formed for tropical duty with two batteries
13 Nov 42 reorganized and redesignated as II./Werfer-Regiment 71

Entgiftungs-Abteilung 1
Entgiftungs-Abteilung 101 (12 Jan 40)

10 May 40 OKH reserve?
22 Jun 41 II Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North, one batterie equipped with 28/32cm rockets
19 Jul, 20 Aug, 1 Oct, 21 Nov 41 II Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
8 Dec 41 16th Army Reserve, Army Group North?1
1 Jan 42 XXXVIII Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
11 Jan 42 all batteries reorganized with 28/32cm rockets, although decontamination equipment was retained
22 Jan, 1, 11 Feb 2 XXXVIII Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
14 May 42 (Tessin) or 22 Mar 42 (Niehorster) redesignated I./schw. Werfer-Rgt. 3

schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Abteilung 101

5 Oct 43 raised in WK X with 3 batteries
16 Oct 43 near Bethune, assigned to 15th Army
6 Jan 44 redesignated as I./s. Stellungs-Werfer-Regiment 101

Entgiftungs-Abteilung 2
Entgiftungs-Abteilung 102 (10 Jan 40)
schw. Werfer-Abteilung 102 (14 Jan 42)

23 Sep 39 raised at Celle, WK IX with three batteries
10 May 40 I Corps, Army Group B reserve
22 Jun 41 17th Army Reserves, Army Group South, one batterie equipped with 28/32cm rockets
15 Jul 41 attached to 100 leichte Infanterie-Division, LII Corps, 17th Army, Army Group South
21 Aug 41 LII Corps, 17th Army, Army Group South
15 Sep 41 17th Army, Army Group South
7 Oct 41 attached to 100 leichte Infanterie-Division, Army Group South
31 Oct, 21 Nov 41 17th Army, Army Group South
Nov 41 s.Werfer-Bttr. 203 formed from 3./ and equipped with 28/32cm rockets
14 Jan 42 all batteries reorganized with 28/32cm rockets, although decontamination equipment was retained (based on redesignation as s.Werfer-Abt.?)
1 Apr 42 redesignated as III./schw. Werfer-Regiment 2

schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Abteilung 102

9 Oct 43 raised in WK X with three batteries
16 Oct 43 near Bethune, assigned to 15th Army
6 Jan 44 redesignated as II./s. Stellungs-Werfer-Regiment 101

Entgiftungs-Abteilung 103
s.Werfer-Abteilung 103 (21 Nov 41)

1 Jun 40 raised at Celle, WK IX with three batteries
22 Jun 41 VIII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center, one batterie equipped with 28/32cm rockets
15 Jul 41 VI Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
20, 24 Jul 41 9th Army reserve, Army Group Center
29 Jul 41 9th Army reserve, Army Group Center less 1 batterie assigned to XXIII Corps, 9th Army
4, 10, 15, 19, 22, 27, 29, 31 Aug 41 9th Army reserve, Army Group Center less 1./ assigned to XXIII Corps, 9th Army
2, 3, 6 Sep 41 9th Army reserve, Army Group Center less 1./ assigned to XXIII Corps, 9th Army
11 Sep 41 9th Army reserve, Army Group Center
29 Sep 41 9th Army, Army Group Center
2 Oct 41 V Corps, 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center less 2./ and 3./
Nov 41 transferred back to Germany for re-equipment with 28/32cm rockets
28 Jan 42 redesignated as III./schw. Werfer-Regiment 1

schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Abteilung 103

9 Oct 43 raised in WK X with three batteries
6 Jan 44 redesignated as III./s. Stellungs-Werfer-Regiment 101

Entgiftungs-Abteilung 104

27 May 40 formed at Bremen, WK X with three batteries
22 Jun 41 XXIX Corps, 6th Army, Army Group South, one batterie equipped with 28/32cm rockets
13, 19 Jul 41 6th Army, Army Group South
15 Sep 41 6th Army, Army Group South, less one battery assigned to XXIX Corps, 6th Army
5 Oct 41 VII Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center
30 Jan 42 (Tessin) or 1 Jan 42 (Niehorster) redesignated as Gebirgs-Werfer-Abt. 10

Entgiftungs-Abteilung 5
Entgiftungs-Abteilung 105 (17 Jan 40)

1 Nov 39 ordered formed in Groß Hehlen and Altencelle, WK XI from Ausb.Kdo 2 der Nebel-Lehr-Abt. with three batteries
28 May 40 transferred to Baumholder Training Area. Decontamination and gas vehicles delivered. Trained for operations as motorized infantry
18-25 Jun 40 fighting between the Moselle and Saar Rivers against the Maginot Line
11 Jan-21 Jun 41 transferred to Poland and equipped with 28/32cm rockets
14 Jun 41 XII Corps, 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
22 Jun 41 XII Corps, 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
10 Jul 41 Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4, XXXXVI Panzer Corps, 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
28 Aug 41 XII Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center
5 Oct 41 XIII Corps, 4th Panzer Group, Army Group Center
6 Dec 41 ordered home as the heavy rockets couldn't be handled in the deep snow
16 Jan 42 redesignated as II./Werfer-Rgt. 70

Straßen-Entgiftungs-Abteilung 131
schw. Werfer-Abteilung 131 (20 Nov 41)

17 Mar 41 raised in WK II
22 Jun 41 18th Army Reserves, Army Group North
19 Jul 41 18th Army, Army Group North
20 Aug 41 Kampfgruppe Friedrich, 18th Army, Army Group North
1 Oct 41 XXVI Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
Nov 41 transferred back to Germany for re-equipment with 28/32cm rockets
28 Jan 42 redesignated as I./schw. Werfer-Regiment 1

Straßen-Entgiftungs-Abteilung 132
schw. Werfer-Abteilung 132 (18 Nov 41)

17 Mar 41 raised in WK III
22 Jun 41 Army Group Center Reserves
5 Oct 41 Army Group Center reserve
Nov 41 transferred back to Germany for re-equipment with 28/32cm rockets
28 Jan 42 redesignated as II./schw. Werfer-Regiment 1

Straßen-Entgiftungs-Abteilung 133
schw. Werfer-Abteilung 133 (Nov 41)

17 Mar 41 raised in WK VIII
22 Jun 41 6th Army Reserves, Army Group South
13, 19 Jul 41 6th Army, Army Group South
15 Sep 41 6th Army, Army Group South
21 Nov 41 reequipped with 28/32cm rockets (based on redesignation as s.Werfer-Abt.?)
1 Apr 42 (Tessin) or 22 Feb 42 (Niehorster) redesignated as II./schw. Werfer-Regiment 2

Regiments

Nebel-Lehr-Regiment

1 Sep 40 formed in Celle (WK XI) with 2 Abteilungen:
I./ from Nebel-Lehr-Abt.
13 Jan 41 III./ raised
1 Jun 41 organized with I. (2 batteries, each with 8x 105mm NbW. 40 mortars) and III. (2 batteries, each with 8x 15cm NbW. 41 rocket launchers)
22 Jun 41 assigned to XXXXVIII Panzerkorps, 1st Panzer Group, Army Group South
Jul-Aug 41 Uman Pocket and Dnepr Bend, 1st Panzer Group, Army Group South
2 Aug 41 I./ attached to Aufkl.-Abt./LSSAH Sep 41 Dnepropetrovsk Bridgehead
15 Sep 41 III Panzer Corps, 1st Panzer Group, Army Group South less 4./ assigned to 11th Army
22 Sep, 12 Oct 41 4./ assigned to LIV Corps, 11th Army, Army Group South
20 Oct 41 9./ redesignated as Nebel-Werfer-Batterie 151 and replaced (??)
23 Oct 41 4./ added with 28/32cm rocket launchers
Oct 41-Jun 42 Rostov and Mius River area
29 Nov 41 I./ attached to LSSAH Brigade, III Panzer Corps, 1st Panzer Army, Army Group South
1 Jan 42 III Corps (mot.), 1st Panzer Army less one rocket battalion assigned to XIV Corps (mot.), 1st Panzer Army, Army Group South
13 Jan 42 4./ redesignated as 3./
18 Jan 42 II./ formed with three batteries of 6 NbW. 41 each
31 Jan 42 redesignated as Werfer-Lehr-Regiment 1
SE: Aug I 41, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 1 Lehr
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41, 2-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1 Lehr; Feb I 43, Replacement Pool, Remove

Werfer-Lehr-Regiment 1

31 Jan 42 formed by redesignation of Nebel-Lehr-Regiment:
1 Feb 42 III Panzer Corps, 1st Panzer Army, Army Group South
15 Feb 42 II./ arrives in Russia
20 Mar 42 3./ equipped with 28/32cm towed rocket launchers. II./ 11th Army, Army Group South equipped with 15cm NbW. 41
12 May 42 1st Panzer Army, Army Group South
31 May 42 I. with one battery of six 105mm NbW. 40 mortars and one of six 15cm NbW. 41 rockets
II. and III. each with three batteries of six 15cm NbW. 41 rocket launchers each
6 Jun 42 II./ assigned to LIV Corps, 11th Army, Army Group South
[Niehorster: Jul 42, 11th Army, Army Group South]
3 Jul 42 XXXXIV Corps, 1st Panzer Army, Army Group South with only 2 battalions
[Emde: transferred from 1st Panzer Group to 18th Army Sep 42]
[Ruef: Sep 42, Arko 110, XXX Corps, 11th Army, Army Group North with I./, II./ and I./s.Werfer-Rgt. 3 under command]
28 Oct 42 I./ attached to s.Werfer-Rgt. 3, L Corps, 11th Army, Army Group North
[Kurowski: Nov-Dec 42, LIX Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center, Velikie Luki area]
[Kurowski: Jan 43 3./ and 9./ destroyed in Velikie Luki]
12 Feb-15 Apr 43 rebuilt in Germany [less I./?]
[Newton: 2 Mar 43 I./ attached to 320th Infantry Division, Corps Raus z.b.V. under Stab schw. Werfer-Rgt. 3]
5 May 43 21. (Pz.) and 23. (Pz.) Batteries attached
[Niehorster: 4 Jul 43, I. and III. equipped with three batteries of 15cm Nbw each, II. with three batteries of 21cm rockets; 21. and 23. equipped with self-propelled 15cm rocket launchers]
[Stadler: 6 Jul 43, II. SS-Panzerkorps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group South]
[Newton: 24 Aug 43 XI Corps, 8th Army, Army Group South]
24 Feb 44-1 May 44 rebuilt in Germany
16 Mar 44 23. (Pz.) redesignated as 23. (Sf.)
20 Mar 44 4, 5./ redesignated as I./s. Werfer-Regiment 14
26 Sep 44 rebuilding in Germany
assigned to Werfer-Brigade 8 (West)
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41, 2-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1 Lehr; Feb I 43, Replacement Pool, Remove
SF: Jul I 43, Italy/Corsica; Apr I 44, convert 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 2 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 1 Lehr to: 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 8

Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1

15 Oct 39 from Nebel-Lehr und Versuch-Abteilung Celle (WK XI)
10 May 40 Panzer Gruppe Kleist, Army Group A
4-5 Jun 40 3. and 5. Nebelwerfer Abt. under command
7 Apr 41 transferred from 1st Army, Army Group D
22 Jun 41 VIII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center with 3. and 5. Nebelwerfer Abt.
15, 20 Jul 41 VI Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center with Nbw.-Abt. 3
24, 29 Jul 41 9th Army, Army Group Center with Nbw.-Abt. 3
4 Aug 41 9th Army, Army Group Center with Stab Nbw.-Abt. 3
10 Aug 41 XXXX Corps (mot.), 9th Army, Army Group Center with Nbw.-Abt. 3
15, 22, 27, 29, 31 Aug 41 XXXX Corps (mot.), 9th Army, Army Group Center with Nbw.-Abt. 3 and 5
2, 3, 6 Sep 41 XXXX Corps (mot.), 9th Army, Army Group Center with Nbw.-Abt. 3 and 5
11 Sep 41 9th Army, Army Group Center with Nbw.-Abt. 3 and 5
29 Sep 41 9th Army, Army Group Center
2 Oct 41 V Corps, 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center with 3. and 5. Nebelwerfer Abt.
24 Dec 41 9th Army, Army Group Center with 3. and 5. Nebelwerfer Abt.
3, 11 Jan 42 XXVII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center with 3. Neberlwerfer Abt.
9 Feb, 8 Mar 42 XXVII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center with 3. and 5. Nebelwerfer Abt.
14 May 42 redesignated Stab/schw. Werfer-Regiment 3
SE: Jun II 41, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 1; Feb I 42, convert to: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art Art III 1; Mar I 44?, convert to 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art Art X 1
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41, 1-2-8 Mortar III 1; May II 42, convert to: 2-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 3

schw. Werfer-Regiment 1 (mot.)

28 Jan 42 formed from Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 2 with 3 abteilungen:
I./ from schw. Werfer Abt. 131
II./ from schw. Werfer Abt. 132
III./ from Entgiftungs Abt. 103
20 Mar 42 11th Army, Army Group South equipped with 28/32cm Wfr. 40/41
6 Jun 42 LIV Corps, 11th Army, Army Group South, all batteries equipped with 28/32 cm rockets
[Niehorster: Jul 42, Army Group Center
4 Jul 43, II. and III. equipped with three batteries each of 28/32cm rockets, I. with three batteries of 15cm rockets; 21. equipped with self-propelled 15cm rocket launchers]
[Stadler: 6 Jul 43, LII Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group South less II./ assigned to Corps Raus zbV, Army Abteilung Kempf, Army Group South]
[Newton: 24 Aug 43 attached to 6th Panzer Division, XLII Corps, 8th Army, Army Group South]
7 Dec 43 elements attached to XXXXII Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group South
10 Feb 44 III Panzer Corps, 1st Panzer Army, Korsun Pocket relief force
1 Mar 44 attached to Werfer-Brigade 1
30 Aug 44 I./ attached to 4th Panzer Division, XXXIX Panzer Corps, 3rd Panzer Army, Army Group Center
SE: Feb I 42, 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1; Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 57 to: 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 1
TW/TV (draft): Feb I 42, 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1; Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1 and 2-1-8 Rkt Art III 57 to: 5-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 1

Nebel-Lehr-Regiment 2

10 Feb 42 Stab raised in Celle from Nachkommando/Nebel-Lehr-Regiment 1 with two abteilungen:
I./ from 3., 5., 6./Nebel-Lehr-Regiment 1
II./ from Nebel-Lehr- und Ersatzabteilung
27 Sep 43 I./ exchanged designations with I./Nebel-Lehr-Regiment 1
22 Jan 44 I./ redesignated as Nebel-Lehr-Abteilung and transferred to Italy

Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 2

15 Jan 40 at Celle (WK XI)
10 May 40 IV Corps, 6th Army, Army Group B with Nebelwerfer-Abt. 1
12 May 40 controlling Nebelwerfer-Abt. 2
24 Jul 40 transfer from 2nd Army, Army Group C begins
27 Oct 40 transferred from 6th Army, Army Group D
25 Mar 41 transferred from 1st Army, Army Group D
22 Jun 41 assigned to XXXXVIII. Panzerkorps, 1st Panzer Group, Army Group South, with 4. Nebelwerfer Abt. assigned, less 3. Batterie
13, 19 Jul 41 LV Corps, 6th Army, Army Group South
15 Sep 41 XXIX Corps, 6th Army, Army Group South
5 Oct 41 XIII Corps, 4th Panzer Group, Army Group Center
28 Jan 42 redesignated Stab/schw. Werfer-Regiment 1
SE: Jun II 41: 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 2; Apr I 42: convert to 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 2

schw. Werfer-Regiment 2 (mot.)

1 Apr 42 formed with Stab from Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4 and:
I./ from Nebel-Werfer-Abteilung 8
II./ from straßen-Entgiftungs-Abteilung 133
III./ from Entgiftungs-Abteilung 102
3 Jul 42 XXXXVIII Panzer Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group South
10 Aug 42 II./ assigned to XXXXVIII Panzer Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group B
3 Oct 42 II./ attached to 24th Panzer Division, LI Corps, 6th Army, Army Group Don
6 Nov 42 LI Corps, 6th Army, Army Group B
Jan 43 destroyed at Stalingrad
6 Mar 43 reformed in WK XI
15 May 43 23. (Pz.) Battery attached, later redesignated 23. (Sf.)
[Klink: Jul 43, XXXXVII. Panzer Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center]
[Niehorster: 4 Jul 43, I. and II. equipped with two batteries each of 30cm Nbw, III. with two batteries of 15cm rockets; 23. equipped with self-propelled 15cm rockets]
20 Mar 44 2., 4./ redesignated as II./s.Werfer-Regiment 14
13 May 44 I./ redesignated I./schw. Werfer-Rgt. 15
10 Aug 44 I./ reformed
SE: Apr I 42, convert: 3-1-10 Rkt Art III 2 to 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 2; Apr I 44, withdraw
SF: Apr I 44, arrive, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 2 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 1 Lehr to: 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 8
TW/TV (draft): Apr I 42, convert 1-2-8 Mortar III 4 to: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 2; Apr I 44, withdraw

Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 3

15 Apr 40 at Bremen (WK X)
10 May 40 Army Group C reserves
24 Jul 40 assigned to 16th Army, Army Group A from 12th Army, Army Group C
26 Feb 41 transferred to 18th Army, Army Group B
22 Jun 41 II Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North; 2. and 9. Nebelwerfer Abt. assigned
20 Aug 41 X Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North with 9. NbW.-Abt. assigned
1 Oct 41 II Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North??
21 Nov 41 I Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
8 Dec 41, 2, 12, 26 Jan 42 I Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
19 Jul 42 XXVIII Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North with Nebel-Abt. 2 and 9
16 Sep 42 redesignated Stab/Werfer-Regiment 55
SE: Jun II 41, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 3; Jun I 42: convert to 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art Art III 3
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41, 1-2-8 Mortar III 3; Oct I 42, convert to: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 55

schw. Werfer-Regiment 3 (mot.)

14 May 42 Stab formed from Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 1 with:
I./ from Entgiftungs-Abteilung 101
II./ from Nebel-Werfer-Abteilung 6
7 Jun 42 II./ begins transfer to Russia
3 Jul 42 XIII Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group South less II./ assigned to XXIV Panzer Corps, 4th Panzer Army
9 Sep 42 begin transfer to Mga area near Leningrad
[Ruef: Sep 42, Arko 110, XXX Corps, 11th Army, Army Group North with I./ assigned to Werfer-Lehr Regt.]
28 Oct 42 Stab and II./ assigned to L Corps, 11th Army, Army Group North with I./Werfer-Lehr-Rgt. 1 attached
1 Dec 42 III./ formed from Nebel-Werfer-Abteilung 2
24 Dec 42 III./ assigned to XVIII Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
28 Jan 43 I./ destroyed at Velikie-Luki and later rebuilt
9 Feb 43 transport begins to the Poltava area
[Newton: 2 Mar 43 Stab and II./ attached to 320th Infantry Division, Corps Raus z.b.V. with I./Werfer-Lehr Rgt. 1]
20 Mar 43 II./ redesignated as II./Werfer-Rgt. 55
1 Jun 43 II./ rebuilt
[Niehorster: 4 Jul 43, I. equipped with three batteries and II. of two batteries of 30cm Nbw, III. with three batteries of 15cm rockets]
3 Sep 43 23. (Pz.) formed from 23. (Pz.)/Werfer-Rgt. 55, later redesignated as 23. (Sfl.)
10 Nov 43 I. attached to 58th Infantry Division, L. Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North with two batteries
1 Mar 44 attached to Werfer-Brigade 2
20 Mar, 3 Apr 44 II. and III. assigned to XXXXIII Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
12 Apr 44 II. assigned to XXXXIII Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
18 Apr 44 II. and III. assigned to XXXXIII Corps, 16th Army, Army Group North
15 May 44 Army Detachment Narwa; 23. (Sfl.) rebuilding
mid-Aug 44 III./ attached to Kampgruppe Wagner, near Tartu, Estonia
SE: Apr I 42: convert 3-1-10 Rkt Art III 3 to 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art Art III 3; Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 3 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 70 to: 1x 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 2
TW/TV (draft): May II 42, convert: 1-2-8 Mortar III 1 to: 2-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 3; Dec I 42, conver to: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 3; Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 3 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 70 to: 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 2

Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 4

24 Apr 40 at Celle (WK XI)
23 Jul 40 assigned to 12th Army, Army Group C from 1st Army
5 Nov 40 assigned to XII Corps 4th Army, Army Group B
4 Jun 41 XII Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center with 6. and 8. Nebelwerfer Abt.
14, 22 Jun 41 XII Corps, 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center with 6. and 8. Nebelwerfer Abt.
8-15 Jul 41 XXXXVI Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center with 6. and 8. Nebelwerfer Abt.
16 Jul 41-? 2nd Army with 8. Nebelwerfer Abt.
22 Sep, 5 Oct 41 XXXXIII Corps, 2nd Army, Army Group Center with 6. Nebelwerfer Abt.
1 Apr 42 redesignated Stab/schw. Werfer-Regiment 2
SE: Jun II 41, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 4
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41, 1-2-8 Mortar III 4; Apr I 42, convert to: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 2

schw. Werfer-Regiment 14 (mot.)

20 Mar 44 formed with:
I./ from 4., 5./Werfer-Lehr-Regiment 1
II./ from 2., 4./s. Werfer-Regiment 2
III./ from 7., 8./Werfer-Regiment 54
23. (Sf.) new
attached to Werfer-Brigade 9 in the West

schw. Werfer-Regiment 15 (mot.)

13 May 44 formed in Army Group South with:
Stab/ from Stab/Werfer-Regiment 55
I./ from I./schw. Werfer-Regiment 2 (mot.)
II./from II./Werfer-Regiment 70
III./from III./Werfer-Regiment 55
attached to Werfer-Brigade 3
1 Oct 44 III./ attached to 100. Jäger-Division, XXXXIX Mountain Corps, Hungary
45 destroyed in the Vistula Bend

schwere Werfer-Regiment 21

Feb 45 formed by redesignation of Werfer-Regiment 90; attached to Werfer-Brigade 18

schwere Werfer-Regiment 22

Feb 45 formed by redesignation of Werfer-Regiment 91; attached to Werfer-Brigade 18

schwere Werfer-Regiment 23

15 Dec 44 formed at Celle (WK XI); attached to Werfer-Brigade 19 (Hungary)

schwere Werfer-Regiment 24

15 Dec 44 formed at Celle (WK XI); attached to Werfer-Brigade 19 (Hungary)

schwere Werfer-Regiment 25

10 Dec 44 formed at Celle (WK XI); attached to Volkswerfer-Brigade 20 (Saarpfalz)

schwere Werfer-Regiment 26

10 Dec 44 formed at Celle (WK XI); attached to Volkswerfer-Brigade 20 (Saarpfalz)

Nebel-Werfer-Regiment 51
Werfer-Regiment 51 (15 April 42)

10 Jul 40 formed at Celle (WK XI)
I./ from Nebel-Ersatz-Abteilung 7;
II./ from Nebel-Ersatz-Abteilung 8;
III./from one battery each from Nebel-Lehr-Abteilung, Nebel-Ersatz-Abteilung 1, and Nebel-Ersatz-Abteilung 2
15 Nov 40 Rgt. Stab in Rozoy, France with Nebel-Abt. 8 attached
22 Jun 41 assigned to XXXIX Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
10 Jul 41 XXXIX Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center, less one abteilung assigned to LVII Corps (mot.)
30 Jul 41 XXXIX Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center, less III./ assigned to LVII Corps (mot.)
15, 22, 27 Aug 41 VIII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center less III.
29, 31 Aug, 2, 3, 6, 11 Sep 41 VIII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
[Emde: II./51 assigned XXXIX Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center Jun-Dec 41, Jan 42]
[Hinze (3): 12 Sep 41 III./ attached to 19 Panzer Division, 16th Army, Army Group North]
19 Sep 41 III./ attached to SS-Totenkopf Division, 16th Army, Army Group North
29 Sep 41 9th Army, Army Group Center
2 Oct 41 LVI Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center less III./ assigned to XXXXI Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group
27 Oct 41 LVI Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center less Stab I., 1./ and 2./ assigned to XXXXI Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group
24 Dec 41, 11 Jan 42 II./ assigned to LVI Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group, Army Group Center less 2./ assigned to XXXXI Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Group
[Emde: 16 Jan-Apr 42 assigned to 9th Army, Army Group Center, Rzhev area]
28 Jan 42 II./ assigned to LVI Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Army, Army Group Center less one battery; 2./ assigned to XXXXI Corps (mot.), 3rd Panzer Army
7 Feb 42 Stab, 8. and 9. attached to LIX Corps, 3rd Panzer Army, Army Group Center
9 Feb 42 LVI Corps (mot.), 9th Army, Army Group Center less one battery assigned to XXXXI Corps (mot.), 9th Army
15, 28 Mar 42 Stab, 8. and 9. attached to LIX Corps, 3rd Panzer Army, Army Group Center
[Emde: Apr-Dec 42 assigned to 6th Army, Army Group South]
10 May 42 III./ assigned to XXVII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center less 8./ assigned to XXXXI Corps (mot.), 9th Army
4 Jun 42 XXIV Panzer Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Armeegruppe von Weichs
3 Jul 42 XXIV Panzer Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group South
6 Nov 42 XIV Panzer Corps, 6th Army, Army Group B
Jan 43 destroyed at Stalingrad
5 May 43 reformed with nine batteries
15 May 43 21. (Pz.) and 22. (Pz.) Batteries attached
30 Jun 43 XXIII Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
[Niehorster: 4 Jul 43, I. and II. equipped with two batteries each of 15cm Nbw, III. with two batteries of 21cm rockets; 21. and 22. equipped with self-propelled 15cm rocket launchers]
[Newton: II./ assigned to III Panzer Corps, 8th Army, Army Group South]
12 Sep 43 XXVII Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center
Mar 44 II./ disbanded
Aug 44 II./ reformed, attached to Werfer-Brigade 4 (West)
SE: Oct I 41, East: 1x 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 51; Feb I 44, withdraw
SF: Mar I 44, West: arrive, convert: 2x 3-1-8 Rkt Art 51, 53 to: 1x 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 4
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 51; Mar I 44, withdraw

Nebel-Werfer-Regiment 52
Werfer-Regiment 52 (15 April 42)

20 Jan 41 formed in WK IX from 2./ Batterie of Nebelwerfer Abteilungen 2., 3., 5., 6., and Nebel-Werfer-Regiment 51
22 Jun 41 assigned to XXXXI Corps (mot.) and 4th Panzer Group Reserve (1 Abt.), Army Group North
8 Jul 41 II./ assigned to LVI Corps (mot.), 4th Panzer Group, Army Group North
19 Jul 41 4th Panzer Group Reserves, Army Group North less II./ assigned to LVI Corps (mot.), 4th Panzer Group
20 Aug 41 XXXXI Corps (mot.), 4th Panzer Group, Army Group North
5 Oct 41 XXXXI Corps (mot.), 4th Panzer Group, Army Group Center
24 Dec 41 4th Panzer Group, Army Group Center
29 Dec 41 4th Panzer Group less 1 battery assigned to V Corps and 1 battery assigned to XXXXVI Corps (mot.), 4th Panzer Army, Army Group Center
16 Jan 42 4th Panzer Army, less 1 battery assigned to V Corps, 1 battery assigned to XXXXVI Panzer Corps, and 2 batteries assigned to XX Corps, all of 4th Panzer Army, Army Group Center
11 Apr 42 less III./ assigned to 4th Panzer Army, Army Group Center
4 Jun 42 XIII Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Armeegruppe von Weichs
3 Jul 42 XXIV Panzer Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group South
27 Sep 42 III Panzer Corps, 1st Panzer Army, Army Group South with I. and II. and a battery of 28/32cm rockets
15 Mar 43 exchanged I./ with I./schwere Werfer-Regiment 1
23 Nov 43 I. attached to 76. Inf.Div., LII Corps, 1st Panzer Army, Army Group South
6 May 43 22. (Pz.) Batterie attached
[Niehorster: 4 Jul 43, II. and III. equipped with three batteries each of 15cm Nbw, I. with three batteries of 28/32cm rockets; 22. equipped with self-propelled 15cm rockets]
[Newton: 17 Jul 43 6th Army, Army Group South]
5 Jan 44 Stab assigned to 8th Army, Army Group South, Kirovograd; II./ assigned to XI Corps, 8th Army; 7./ assigned to XXXXVII Panzer Corps, 8th Army
Nov 44 22. (Pz.) redesignated as 22. (Sf.) Batterie
attached to Werfer-Brigade 3 (East)
SE: Oct I 41, East, 2-1-8 Rkt Art III 52; Mar I 44: convert to 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art Art X 3
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 52; Mar I 44, convert: 2x 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 52 and 55 to: 1x 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 3

Nebel-Werfer-Regiment 53
Werfer-Regiment 53 (15 April 42)

10 Feb 41 formed in WK VI from 5./ and 8./Nebel-Werfer-Regiment 51; and 2./ Batterie of Nebelwerfer Abteilung 7 and 9
12 May 41 assigned to 4th Army, Army Group B
4 Jun 41 I./ assigned to XXIV Corps (mot.), 4th Army, Army Group Center
14, 22 Jun 41 XXXXVII Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center, less I./ assigned to XXIV Corps (mot.)
20 Jun-7 Aug 41 XXXXVII Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
10, 25 Jul 41 XXXXVII Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center less I./ attached to XXIV Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group
13-14 Aug 41 VII Corps, 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
15-20 Aug 41 XX Corps, 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
21-27 Aug 41 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
28 Aug-19 Sep 41 XXIV Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
20 Sep-13 Oct 41 XXXXVII Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
29 Sep 41 XXIV Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
14 Oct-12 Dec 41 XXIV Corps (mot.), 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
11 Dec 41-27 Mar 42 2nd Panzer Army, Army Group Center
3 Jan 42 I./ and 4./ assigned to LIII Corps, 2nd Panzer Group, Army Group Center
28 Mar 42-? LVII Corps (mot.), Army Group Center, resting
4 Jun 42 LV Corps, Armeegruppe von Weichs
3 Jul 42 III./ assigned to XXXXVIII Panzer Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group South
10 Aug 42 XXXXVIII Panzer Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group B
23 Aug 42 one battery attached to 24. Panzer Division, XXXXVIII Panzerkorps, 6th Army, Army Group B
6 Nov 42 LI Corps, 6th Army, Army Group B less III./ assigned to VIII Corps, 6th Army
26 Nov 42 III./ assigned to Kampfgruppe Simons, XXXXVIII Panzerkorps, 6th Army, Army Group B
Jan 43 destroyed at Stalingrad
11 Mar 43 reformed in WK XI
15 May 43 22. (Pz.) Batterie attached
30 Jun 43 XXXXI Panzer Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center
[Niehorster: 4 Jul 43, I. organized with three batteries and II. with two batteries of 15cm Nbw, III. with two batteries of 21cm rockets; 22. equipped with self-propelled 15cm rockets]
March 44 22. (Pz.) redesignated as 22. (Sf.) Batterie
attached to Werfer-Brigade 4 (West)
SE: Oct I 41, East, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 53; Feb I 44, withdraw
SF: Mar I 44, West, arrive, convert: 2x 3-1-8 Rkt Art 51, 53 to: 1x 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 4
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 53; Mar I 44, withdraw

Nebel-Werfer-Regiment 54
Werfer-Regiment 54 (15 April 42)

27 Mar 41 formed in WK VIII
I./ from Nebel-Werfer-Abteilung 1;
II./ from Nebel-Werfer-Abteilung 7
15 May 41 assigned to Abschnittsstab Staufen, Abschnittsstab Winter
22 Jun 41 assigned to III Panzerkorps, 1st Panzer Group, Army Group South
13 Jul 41 XXIX Corps, 6th Army, Army Group South
15 Sep 41 LI Corps, 6th Army, Army Group South
5 Oct 41 XXXX Corps (mot.), 4th Panzer Group, Army Group Center
24 Dec 41 4th Panzer Group, Army Group Center
29 Dec 41 4th Panzer Group, less 2 batteries assigned to XXXXVI Corps (mot.), 4th Panzer Group, Army Group Center
16 Jan 42 4th Panzer Army less 1 battalion Stab and 2 batteries assigned to XXXVI Panzer Corps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group Center
11 Apr 42 4th Panzer Army, Army Group Center less
summer 42 III./ formed from Nebel-Werfer-Abteilung 1
6 Jun 42 III./ assigned to LIV Corps, 11th Army, Army Group South
[Niehorster: Jul 42, 11th Army, Army Group South]
3 Jul 42 III Corps (mot.), 1st Panzer Army, Army Group South with only 2 battalions
5 May 43 21. (Pz.) and 22. (Pz.) Batteries attached
[Niehorster: 4 Jul 43, I., II. and, III. organized with three batteries of 15cm rockets each; 21. and 23. equipped with self-propelled 15cm rockets]
[Stadler: 6 Jul 43, III Panzerkorps, Army Abteilung Kempf, Army Group South]
[Newton: 24 Aug 43 XI Corps, 8th Army, Army Group South]
10 Feb 44 III Panzer Corps, 1st Panzer Army, Korsun Pocket relief force
Mar 44 21. (Pz.) and 22. (Pz.) redesignated 21. (Sf.) and 22. (Sf.)
20 Mar 44 7., 8./ redesignated as III./s.Werfer-Regiment 14
3 Sep 44 22. (Sf.) attached to Werfer-Regiment 70 [Tessin unsure if the date was in 43 or 44]
assigned to Werfer-Brigade 9 (West)
SE: Oct I 41, East, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 54; Feb I 44, withdraw
SF: Apr I 44, arrive; convert 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 54 to: 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 9
TW/TV (draft): Jun II 41 2-1-10 Rkt Art III 54; Jul I 42, convert 2-1-10 Rkt Art III 54 to: 3-1-10 Rkt Art III 54; Apr I 44, withdraw to West

Werfer-Regiment 55

16 Sep 42 formed with Stab from Regimentstab der Nebeltruppe zbV 3 and:
I./ from Nebel-Werfer-Abteilung 3
II./ formed as Werfer-Abteilung 56 in France, but never left France before forming the cadre of 56. Werfer-Regiment
III./ from Nebel-Werfer-Abteilung 5
[Kurowski: Nov 42-Feb 43, LIX Corps, 9th Army, Army Group Center, Velikie Luki area
20-26 Feb 43 transfer to Poltava area]
[Newton: 2 Mar 43, III./ attached to 167th Infantry Division, Corps Raus z.b.V.]
20 Mar 43 II./reformed from II./schw. Werfer-Regiment (mot.) 3
5 May 43 21. (Pz.) formed
[Niehorster: 4 Jul 43, I. and III. equipped with three batteries each of 15cm Nbw, II. with three batteries of 28/32cm rockets; 21. and 23. equipped with self-propelled 15cm rockets]
[Stadler: 6 Jul 43, II. SS-Panzerkorps, 4th Panzer Army, Army Group South]
5 Jan 44 III. and 21./ assigned to LII Corps, 8th Army, Army Group South, Kirovograd
16 Feb 44 reequipped with 30cm NbW. 42
18 Feb 44 21. (Pz.) redesignated as 21. (Sf.)
21 Mar 44 4./ and 6./ equipped with 30cm NbW. 42; 5./ equipped with 15cm NbW. 41
13 May 44 Stab and III./ redesignated as Stab and III./Werfer-Regiment 15
17 Jul 44 regiment formally disbanded
1 Aug 44 6./ redesignated as 8./schw.Stellungs-Werfer-Rgt.; equipped with 6x 15cm NbW. 41 and 12 racks for 28/32cm s.WG 40
3 Aug 44 I./ and II./ redesignated as II./ and I./schw. Stellungs-Wefer-Regiment 102 respectively
Oct 44 reformed in WK X, I./ and II./ with 15cm, III./ with 21cm werfers; attached to Werfer-Brigade 15 (West)
SE: Oct I 42, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 55; Sep I 44: remove from Replacement Pool
TW/TV (draft): Oct I 42, convert: 1-2-8 Mortar III 3 to: 2-1-8 Rkt Art III 55; Mar II 43, convert 2-1-8 Rkt Art III 55 to 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 55; Mar I 44, convert: 2x 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 52 and 55 to: 1x 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 3

Werfer-Regiment 56

9 Jun 43 formed with two abteilungen, I./from Werfer-Abteilung 56
5 May 43 21. (Pz.) Batterie assigned
[Niehorster: 4 Jul 43, I. equipped with three batteries of 15cm Nbw, II. with three batteries of 21cm rockets; 21. equipped with self-propelled 15cm rockets]
7 Aug 43 I./ transferred from 1st Army, France
12 Aug 43 I./ west of Innsbruck
15 Aug 43 arrives southwest of Angoulème
2 Sep 43 intended for Army Group B or F
18 Oct 43 Stab and II./ transferred to Italy
20 Oct 43 III./ transferred to Italy from 1st Army, France
2 Feb 44 ready for action in 14th Army sector
March 44 21. (Pz.) redesignated 21. (Sf.) Batterie
10 Aug 44 assigned to Werfer-Brigade 5
SF: Jul I 43, West, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 56; Feb I 44, convert: 1x 2-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 71, 1x 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 56, and 1x 1-10 mot Rkt Art II Lehr to: 1x 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 5

Werfer-Regiment 57

[Hinze (3): II./ attached to 19th Panzer Division, III Panzer Corps, Korps "Raus" z.b.V., Armee Abteilung Kempf, Army Group South (probably a typo for Werfer-Rgt. 52 or 54)]
9 Aug 43 arrives in the Netherlands
10 Aug 43 formed in WK XI with two abteilungen
3 Nov 43 assigned to OB. West
[Lehmann: subordinated to 1st SS Panzer Division, Nov 43]
10 Feb 44 III Panzer Corps, 1st Panzer Army, Korsun Pocket relief force
June 44 III./ formed
October 44 21. (Sf.) attached from 21. (Sf.)/Werfer-Regiment 81
[Tessin: the Netherlands, then Italy (11/43), then the Eastern Front, attached to Werfer-Brigade 1]
26 Aug 44 XXXIX Panzer Corps, 3rd Panzer Army, Army Group Center
SE: Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 57 to: 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 1
TW/TV (draft): Feb I 44, 2-1-8 Rkt Art III 57; Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1 and 2-1-8 Rkt Art III 57 to: 5-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 1
SF: Aug I 43, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 57; Feb I 44, withdraw to East

Werfer-Regiment 70

16 Jan 42 formed for tropical duties with:
Stab/ from Stab Artillerie-Regiment zbV 613
I./ from Nebel-Ersatz-Abteilung 4
3./ from Nebelwerfer-Batterie 151
II./from Entgiftungs-Abteilung 105
18 Mar 42 3./ in Odessa
20 Mar 42 11th Army, Army Group South equipped with 28/32cm Wfr. 40/41
19 May 42 XXX Corps, 11th Army, Army Group South
6 Jun 42 XXX Corps, 11th Army, Army Group South
19 Jun 42 III./ from Nebelwerfer-Abteilung 4
[Niehorster: Jul 42, 11th Army, Army Group South (II./ equipped with 28/32cm rockets)
[Ruef: Sep 42, Arko 110, XXX Corps, 11th Army, Army Group North with II./(21cm) and III./(15cm) assigned to 3rd Werfer-Brigade]
28 Oct 42 L Corps, 11th Army, Army Group North under Werfer-Bde 3 with the same composition as on 4 Jul 43
24 Dec 42 18th Army Reserve, Army Group North less I./ assigned to L Corps, 18th Army less 1./ and III./ assigned to XXVI Corps, 18th Army
4 Jul 43, I./ and III./ equipped with three batteries each of 15cm NbW., II. with three batteries of 28/32cm rockets]
3 Sep 43 21. (Pz.) Batterie formed from 22. (Pz.)/Werfer-Rgt. 54
10 Nov 43 21. (Pz.) Batterie attached to 58th Infantry Division, L. Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
[Newton: 16 Jan 44, L. Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North]
22 Feb 44 21. (Pz.) redesignated as 21. (Sf.)
13 May 44 II./ redesignated as II./Werfer-Regiment 15
Aug 44 II./ reformed
Nov 44 X Corps, 18th Army, Army Group North
7 May 45 18th Army, Army Group Kurland
SE: Feb I 42, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 70; Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 3 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 70 to: 1x 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 2
TW/TV (draft): Feb I 42, 2-1-8 Rkt Art III 70; Jul I 42, convert 1-8 Mortar II 4 and 2-1-8 Rkt Art III 70 to: 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 70; Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 3 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 70 to: 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 2

Werfer-Regiment 71

13 Nov 42 formed in WK X
I./ from Werfer-Abteilung 9 (20 Jan 42)
II./ from Werfer-Abteilung 71
III./ newly raised 5 Nov 42 in WK X
IV./ newly formed 27 Nov 42 in WK X
16 Feb 43 3./ assigned to participate in the "Angriff von Süd auf Gafsa" (Fruhlingswind)
mid-Mar 42 II./ arrives in Africa
May 43 I./ and II./ destroyed in Tunisia
IV./ redesignated II./
3 Sep 43 22. (Pz.) Batterie attached, from 23./Werfer-Lehr-Regiment 1
19 Feb 44 22. (Pz.) redesignated 22. (Sf.)
June 44 I./ reformed by redesignation of Nebelwerfer-Lehr-Abteilung (ex I./Nebel-Lehr-Regiment 2); attached to Werfer-Brigade 5
SF: Jul I 43, South, 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 71; Feb I 44, convert: 1x 2-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 71, 1x 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 56, and 1x 1-10 mot Rkt Art II Lehr to: 1x 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 5

WitD: Jan I 43, 2-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 71

Werfer-Regiment 81

27 Jan 44 formed in WK XI with I./ (15 cm); II./ (15 cm); III./ (21 cm); 21. (Pz.); 22. (Pz.), attached to Werfer-Brigade 6
March 44 21. (Pz.), 22. (Pz.) redesignated 21. (Sf.), 22. (Sf.)
21 Oct 44 21. (Sf.) attached to Werfer-Regiment 57

Werfer-Regiment 82

1 Feb 44 formed in WK XI with I./ (15 cm); II./ (15 cm); III./ (21 cm); 21. (Pz.); 22. (Pz.), attached to Werfer-Brigade 6
March 44 21. (Pz.), 22. (Pz.) redesignated 21. (Sf.), 22. (Sf.)
21 Nov 44 21. (Sf.) attached to Werfer-Regiment 52

Werfer-Regiment 83

March 44 formed in WK XI with I./; II./; III./; 21. (Sf.); 22. (Sf.); attached to Werfer-Brigade 7
8 Aug 44 attached to II. SS-Panzer Corps, Normandy

Werfer-Regiment 84

March 44 formed in WK IV with I./; II./; III./; 21. (Sf.); 22. (Sf.); attached to Werfer-Brigade 7

Werfer-Regiment 85

25 Sep 44 formed in WK X with I./ (15 cm); II./ (15 cm); III./ (21 cm); attached to Werfer-Brigade 15

Werfer-Regiment 86

6 Oct 44 formed in WK XI with I./, II./, and III./ attached to Werfer-Brigade 16 (less I./)

Werfer-Regiment 87

6 Oct 44 formed in WK XI with I./, II./, and III./ attached to Werfer-Brigade 16 (less I./)

Werfer-Regiment 88

11 Oct 44 formed in WK XI with I./, II./, and III./ attached to Werfer-Brigade 17 (less I./)

Werfer-Regiment 89

11 Oct 44 formed in WK XI with I./, II./, and III./ attached to Werfer-Brigade 17 (less I./)

Werfer-Regiment 90

November 44 formed in WK VII with I./, II./, and III./
February 45 redesignated schwere Werfer-Regiment 21, attached to Werfer-Brigade 18

Werfer-Regiment 91

November 44 formed in WK VII with I./, II./, and III./
February 45 redesignated schwere Werfer-Regiment 22, attached to Werfer-Brigade 18

schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Regiment 101

6 Jan 44 Stab raised with:
I./ from schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Abt. 101
II./ from schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Abt. 102
III./ from schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Abt. 103
5 Jun 44 Cherbourg area, fully motorized
late Jun 44 destroyed in Cherbourg
SF: Nov I 43, 3-1-6 Rkt Art III 101, transfer to West

schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Regiment 102

3 Nov 44 Stab raised with 4 Abteilungen:
I./ from II./Werfer-Regiment 55
II./ from I./Werfer-Regiment 55
III./ and IV./ newly formed
assigned to Stellungs-Werfer-Brigade 300

schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Regiment 103

Aug 44 raised with I./, II./, and III./ and assigned to Stellungs-Werfer-Brigade 300

Brigades

Werfer-Brigade 1

16 May 42 formed as Kommandeur der Nebeltruppe 1 from Sonderstab O. Niemann in Celle (WK XI) for Eleventh Army
6 Jun 42 11th Army, Army Group South with NbW.Abt. 4, II./Werfer-Lehr-Rgt. 1, and III./NbW.Rgt. 54
1 Mar 44 reorganized and redesignated as Werfer-Brigade 1 in Army Group South with schw. Werfer-Regiment 1 (mot.) and Werfer-Regiment 57
SE: Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 57 to: 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 1
TW/TV (draft): Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 1 and 2-1-8 Rkt Art III 57 to: 5-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 1

Werfer-Brigade 2

31 May 42 formed as Kommandeur der Nebeltruppe 2 in Celle (WK XI)
1 Mar 44 reorganized and redesignated as Werfer-Brigade 2 with schw. Werfer-Regiment 3 (mot.) and Werfer-Regiment 70
SE: Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 3 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 70 to: 1x 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 2
TW/TV (draft): Mar I 44, convert: 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 3 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 70 to: 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 2

Werfer-Brigade 3

42 formed as Kommandeur der Nebeltruppe 3 in Celle (WK XI)
[Ruef: Sep 42, Arko 110, XXX Corps, 11th Army, Army Group North with:
Stab Werfer-Lehr-Rgt. 1 with I/., II./ and I./Wfr.Rgt. 3
Stab Werfer-Rgt. 70 with II./ and III./]
28 Oct 42 L Corps, 11th Army, Army Group North with:
Stab Werfer-Rgt. 70 with I./, II./ and III./]
Stab schw.Werfer-Rgt. 3 with I./Werfer-Lehr-Rgt. 1 and II./schw.Werfer 3
1 Mar 44 reorganized and redesignated as Werfer-Brigade 3 with schw. Werfer-Regiment 15 (mot.) and Werfer-Regiment 52
2 Jan 45 4th Army, Army Group A
SE: Oct I 41, 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 52; Mar I 44, convert to: 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art Art X 3
TW/TV (draft): Mar I 44, convert: 2x 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 52, 55 to: 1x 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 3

Werfer-Brigade 4

5 Jun 43 formed as Kommandeur der Nebeltruppe 4 in Celle (WK XI)
1 Mar 44 reorganized and redesignated as Werfer-Brigade 4 with Werfer-Regiment 51 and Werfer-Regiment 53
4 Dec 44 LXXXIV Corps, 7th Army, Army Group B
[Dupuy: Dec 44, I. SS-Panzer Corps, 6th Panzer Army, Ardennes Offensive]
SF: Mar I 44, West: convert 2x 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 51, 53 to: 1x 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 4

Werfer-Brigade 5

31 Jan 44 formed at Munsterlager (WK X) with Werfer-Regiment 56 and Werfer-Regiment 71
SF: Feb I 44, convert: 1x 2-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 71, 1x 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 56, and 1x 1-10 mot Rkt Art II Lehr to: 1x 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 5

Werfer-Brigade 6

31 Jan 44 formed at Munsterlager (WK X) with Werfer-Regiment 81 and Werfer-Regiment 82
SE: Mar I 44, 6-2-10 mot Rkt Art X 6
SF: Mar I 44, 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art Art X 6, withdraw to East
TW/TV (draft): Mar I 44, 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 6

Werfer-Brigade 7
Volkswerfer-Brigade 7

Mar 44 formed at Munsterlager (WK X) with Werfer-Regiment 83 and Werfer-Regiment 84. Werfer-Rgt. 83 had 2 Abteilungen with 15cm and 1 Abteilung with 21cm Werfers. Werfer-Rgt. 84 had 2 Abteilungen with 15cm and 1 Abteilung with 30cm Werfers. Both regiments had the usual 22. Batterie with panzerwerfers.
18 May 44 Beauvais, France
16 Jun 44 supported an attack on the British bridgehead over the Orne River

1 Jul 44 124 werfers ready for combat
3-4 Jul 44 attached to 12th SS-Panzer Division
18 Jul 44 assigned to I SS-Panzer Corps
Late 44 reformed as Volkswerfer-Brigade 7
[Dupuy: Dec 44, LVIII Panzer Corps, 5th Panzer Army, Ardennes Offensive]
SF: Mar I 44, 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 7, transfer to West

Werfer-Brigade 8
Volkswerfer-Brigade 8 (28 Oct 44)

Mar 44 formed at Munsterlager (WK X) with Werfer-Lehr-Regiment 1 and schwere Werfer-Regiment 2, each with I., II., III., and 21. (pz). In addition Werfer-Lehr-Rgt. 1 had 22. (pz.)
8 Jun 44 ordered to Normandy
28 Jun 44 assembling in II Parachute Corps area
30 August 5x 30cm, 5x 21cm, and 14x 15cm Werfers on hand
Oct (?) 44 reformed as Volkswerfer-Brigade 8
4 Dec 44 LXXXIV Corps, 7th Army, Army Group B
[Dupuy: Dec 44, LXXX Corps, 7th Army, Ardennes Offensive]
SF: Apr I 44, convert 3-1-10 mot Rkt Art III 2 and 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 1 Lehr to: 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 8, transfer to West

Werfer-Brigade 9
Volkswerfer-Brigade 9 (Nov 44)

16 Mar 44 formed at Munsterlager (WK X) with schwere Werfer-Regiment 14 and Werfer-Regiment 54, each with I., II., III., and 21. (pz). In addition Werfer-Rgt. 54 had 22. (Sfl.)
12 Jun 44 ordered to transfer to Normandy
26 Jun 44 assigned to LXXXVI Corps
18 Jul 44 47 Werfers destroyed during Operation Goodwood
9 Aug 44 transferred to 7th Army
mostly destroyed in the Falaise Pocket
Nov 44 reformed as Volkswerfer-Brigade 9
[Dupuy: Dec 44, I. SS-Panzer Corps, 6th Panzer Army, Ardennes Offensive]
SF: Apr I 44, convert 3-1-8 Rkt Art III 54 to: 7-3-10 mot Rkt Art X 9, transfer to West

Volks-Werfer-Brigade 15

25 Sep 44 formed at Celle (WK XI) with Werfer-Regiment 55 and Werfer-Regiment 85
4 Dec 44 LXXXVI Corps, 1st Parachute Army, Army Group H
[Dupuy: Dec 44, XXXXVII. Corps, 5th Panzer Army, Ardennes Offensive]
SF: Aug I 44, 6-2-8 Rkt Art X 15, transfer to West

Volks-Werfer-Brigade 16

6 Oct 44 formed at Bremen (WK X) with Werfer-Regiment 86 and Werfer-Regiment 87
[Dupuy: Dec 44, LXVI. Corps, 5th Panzer Army, Ardennes Offensive]
23 Mar 45 XXXXVII Panzer Corps, 1st Parachute Army, Army Group H
SF: Oct I 44, 4-2-8 Rkt Art X 16; Nov I 44, transfer to West

Volks-Werfer-Brigade 17

11 Oct 44 formed at Bremen (WK X) with Werfer-Regiment 88 and Werfer-Regiment 89
[Dupuy: Dec 44, LXVII. Corps, 6th Panzer Army, Ardennes Offensive]
[Trang: 12 Jan 45 IV. SS-Panzer Corps, 6th SS-Panzer Army, Army Group South]
22 Jan 45 IV. SS-Panzer Corps, 6th SS-Panzer Army, Army Group South
9 May 45 Heeresgruppe Ostmark, Army Group South
SF: Oct I 44, 4-2-8 Rkt Art X 17; Nov I 44, transfer to West; Jan II 45, withdraw to East
TW/TV (draft): Jan II 45, 4-2-8 Rkt Art X 17

Volks-Werfer-Brigade 18

30 Nov 44 formed at Bremen (WK X) with schwere Werfer-Regiment 21 and schwere Werfer-Regiment 22
[Dupuy: Dec 44, LXXXV. Corps, 7th Army, Ardennes Offensive]
SF: Dec I 44, 6-2-8 Rkt Art X 17, transfer to West

Volks-Werfer-Brigade 19

10 Dec 44 formed at Celle (WK XI) with schwere Werfer-Regiment 23 and schwere Werfer-Regiment 24
12 Jan 45 III Panzerkorps, 6th Army (Armeegruppe Balck), Army Group South
9 May 45 Heeresgruppe Ostmark, Army Group South
SF: Dec I 44, 6-2-8 Rkt Art X 17, transfer to West; Jan II 45, withdraw to East
TW/TV (draft): Jan II 45, 6-2-8 Rkt Art X 19

Volks-Werfer-Brigade 20

10 Dec 44 formed at Celle (WK XI) with schwere Werfer-Regiment 25 and schwere Werfer-Regiment 26
SF: Dec I 44, 6-2-8 Rkt Art X 17, transfer to West

Stellungs-Werfer-Brigade 300

Aug 44 formed from schw. Stellungs-Werfer-Regiments 102 and 103
Jan 45 disbanded
SF: Aug I 44, 7-3-6 Rkt Art X 300, withdraw to East
TW/TV (draft): Aug I 44, 7-3-6 Rkt Art X 300


SS Nebelwerfer units, still incomplete.

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