65th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht)

The 65th Infantry Division (German: 65. Infanterie-Division) was a German division in World War II. It was formed in July 1942.

65. Infanterie-Division
German 65th Infantry Division
Late war 65. Infanterie Division Vehicle Insignia
ActiveJuly 1942 – 22 April 1945
Country Nazi Germany
BranchArmy
TypeInfantry
SizeDivision
Nickname(s)Hand Grenade Division
EngagementsWorld War II
Commanders
Notable
commanders
Gustav Heistermann von Ziehlberg
Hellmuth Pfeifer