Battle of Moscow order of battle

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The following units and commanders fought in the Battle of Moscow from October 2, 1941 to January 2, 1942.

German Army Group Centre[edit]

Field Marshal Fedor von Bock

Second Panzer Army[edit]

Colonel General Heinz Guderian
Colonel General Rudolf Schmidt

Third Panzer Army[edit]

Colonel General Georg-Hans Reinhardt

Fourth Panzer Army[edit]

Colonel General Erich Hoepner

Second Army[edit]

Colonel General Baron Maximilian von Weichs

Fourth Army[edit]

Field Marshal Günther von Kluge

Ninth Army[edit]

Colonel General Adolf Strauss

Soviet forces[edit]

Western Front[edit]

Lieutenant General Ivan Konev

Reserve Front[edit]

Marshal Semyon Budyonny

Bryansk Front[edit]

LTG Andrey Yeryomenko

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham (vol. 3), p. 8.
  2. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham (vol. 3), p. 10.
  3. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham (vol. 1), p. 89.
  4. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham (vol. 1), p. 40.
  5. ^ Order of battle from Mithcam (vol. 3), p. 15.
  6. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham (vol. 1), p. 81.
  7. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham.
  8. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham.
  9. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham (vol. 3), p. 12.
  10. ^ Mitcham (vol. 3), p. 30.
  11. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham.
  12. ^ Order of battle from Mitcham.
  13. ^ Order of battle from German Encyclopedi.
  14. ^ Mitcham (vol. 2), p. 3.

Sources[edit]

  • Forczyk, Robert. Moscow 1941: Hitler's first defeat. Oxford, United Kingdom: Osprey Publishing, 2006. ISBN 184603017X.
  • Mitcham, Samuel W. German Order of Battle, volume 1: 1st – 290th Infantry Division in WWII. Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania: Stackpole Books, 2007. ISBN 0811734382.
  • Mitcham, Samuel W. German Order of Battle, volume 2: 291st – 999th Infantry Divisions, Named Infantry Divisions, and Special Divisions in WWII. Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania: Stackpole Books, 2007. ISBN 0811734374.
  • Mitcham, Samuel W. German Order of Battle, volume 3: Panzer, Panzer Grenadier, and Waffen SS Divisions in WWII. Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania: Stackpole Books, 2007. ISBN 978-0-8117-3438-7.

Zetterling, Niklas & Frankson, Aners. "The Drive on Moscow, 1941." Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: Casemate Books, 2012.

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