Information on s.Pz.Abt.

301 (Fkl) taken from wartime records 19 Nov – 17 Dec 1944

Collected and compiled by John Winner

19 – 24 Nov 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften gefallen – 4 Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 25 Uffz.u. Mannschaften vermisst – 1 22 Nov 1944 Oblt. Meyer, Kp.-Fhr., 2./s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) gefallen Obgfr. Erwin Bacher 2./s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) vermisst, last seen on Inde-Brücke in Inden 23 Nov 1944 Lt. Nabe, Zug-u.stellv.Kp.-Fhr, 2./s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) gefallen Lt. Diater, Zugfhr., 3./s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) verwundet 25 Nov 1944 Pz.Kp.319 (Fkl) attached to s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) Uffz.u. Mannschaften gefallen – 1

(Kriegsgliederung 25 Nov 1944) 26 Nov 1944 s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) attached to 340.Volks-Gren.Div. Combat strength: 8 Tiger I Uffz.u. Mannschaften gefallen – 1 Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 1 27 Nov 1944 Lt. Jacobs, Zugfhr. 2./s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) gefallen Lt. Erdmann, Kp.-Fhr. 1./s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) verwundet 28 Nov 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 2 Uffz.u. Mannschaften vermisst – 1 29 Nov 1944 Uffz. u. Mannschaften verwundet – 3

1 Dec 1944 Short comments by the commander of LXXXI. Armee-Korps Level of training: Abt. is fully trained Morale of the troops: Confident and enthusiastic Particular Difficulties: By equipping with a high percentage of Tiger I from the repair depot, but above all Tigers returned to the Abt., which were repaired on short notice, technical failures are currently substantial. Degree of mobilty: 100%

(1 Dec 1944)

1 Dec 1944 Operational Strength

1 Dec 1944 – 15 Dec 1944 Unit Report A. Losses in Personel 2 Offz (gefallen) 7 Uffz. und Mannsch. (gefallen) 7 in the hostpital due to wounds and sickness 2 Leutnant arrived from Offz.Ersatz f. "Z"-Stelle Equipment Readiness 12 Tiger I 36 Sd.Kfz.301 B IV c B. Difficulties with Unit Engines for the Tiger tanks from the home depots are failing to arrive at the front. The constantly forward deployed Tigers are in urgent need of technical maintenence but do to present conditions this is not carried out, causing more technical failures. 2 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 1 3 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften vermisst – 1 4 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften gefallen – 1 5 Dec 1944 Lt. d.R. Grams, Zugfhr. 1./s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) gefallen Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 1 6 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 2 7 Dec 1944 Lt. d.R. Möser, Zugfhr. 3./s.Pz.Abt.301 (Fkl) tötlich verunglückt 8 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften gefallen – 1

9 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 1 10 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften gefallen – 1 12 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften gefallen – 1 Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 6 16 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften gefallen – 1 Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 1 17 Dec 1944 Uffz.u. Mannschaften verwundet – 1

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