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385th Infantry Division
385. Infanterie-Division
385th Infanterie Division Logo.svg
Active 10 January 1942 – 17 February 1943
Country  Nazi Germany
Branch Heer
Type Division
Role Infantry
Size Division
Garrison/HQ Fallingbostel
Engagements World War II

Karl Eibl

Eberhard von Schuckmann

The 385th Infantry Division, (German: 385. Infanterie-Division) also known as a "Rheingold" Division, was created on 10 January 1942 in Fallingbostel. The division was annihilated in early 1943 while subordinated to the 8th Italian Army. With the order from 17 February 1943 the remains of the 385th Infantry Division together with the remains of the 387th Infantry Division formed the basis for the newly created 387. Infanterie-Division.

Commanding officers

  • General der Infanterie Karl Eibl, 7 January 1942 - 18 December 1942
  • Generalmajor Eberhard von Schuckmann, 18 December 1942 - 15 February 1943

See also


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