The 250th Infantry Division (the Spanish Blue Division) in 1941/1942. New insight into the actual combat effectiveness of this division in the period late 1941 to mid 1942

byNigel Askeyon April 23,2023

An article by guest author Brian Burmeister. Following the translation of German Front reports from the period, new information has come to light regrading the actual combat effectiveness of what is considered a relatively elite unit in current historical narratives of the East Front. 

The Spanish Blue Division in 41-42

The following are links for those interested in more details of Brian Burmeister’s excellent series of books on the Battle of the Wolchow Kessel (in Primary German Documents).