VIII. SS-Korps existed?

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VIII. SS-Korps existed?

Post by Ezboard » 29 Sep 2002 12:33

Peter Harkacsi
Local user
(5/30/00 3:10:24 pm)
Reply VIII. SS-Korps existed?
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Can someone give me information about the VIII. SS-Korps or did this Korps ever exist? If it did, i need information on OoB and commanders.Thanks in advance

Marcus Wendel
Administrator
(5/30/00 4:34:35 pm)
Reply Re: VIII. SS-Korps existed?
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No, they seem to have skipped VIII and moved directly to IX.

/Marcus

SSOCR
Global user
(6/1/00 3:26:54 am)
Reply Re: VIII. SS-Korps existed?
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According to Hugh Page Taylor's Uniforms Organisation and History of the Waffen-SS volume 2, the VIIIth SS Cavalry Korps was listed on March 1st, 1945 but never came into existence due to the loss of the 8th and 22nd Cavalry Divisions.

Bernie

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