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The German Lapland Army (AOK Lappland) was one of the two army echelon headquarters controlling German troops in the far north of Norway and Finland during World War II. It was established in January 1942, and redesignated as the 20th Mountain Army (20. Gebirgsarmee) in June 1942.

On 18 December 1944, the 20th Mountain Army absorbed the German 21st Army.

Commanders

Commander-in-chiefs

Chiefs of staff

Units

April 1942

Supporting Units ~

  • 211th Panzer Battalion
  • 741st StuG Battalion
  • 742nd StuG Battalion

See also

References


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