Luftwaffen-Feld-Division 8



Formed 29.10.42 at Mielau (Mlawa) from Flieger-Regiment 42.

The division consisted of:

Each infantry-battalion consisted of 4 companies.

Went into action on 12.42. Heavy losses in the Taganrog area, and the remnants were incorporated into Luftwaffen-Feld-Division 15 on 3.43.

The division was officially disbanded 5.43.

The division served under the following headquarters:

* remnants only 2.43 - 3.43

1997-2005 Michael Holm