The SS-Freiwilligen-Regiment Siebenbürgen was formed near Lake Balaton in Hungary in August 1944 with most of the soldiers being boys from the Deutschen Jugend organization (the equivalent of the Hitlerjugend) and the officers from the Waffen-SS and Wehrmacht. The manpower was transferred to the Florian Geyer division in October.

This unit is listed under several different names including HJ-Regiment Siebenbürgen, Freiwilligen-Regiment Siebenbürgen and SS-Ersatzbataillon Siebenbürgen.


Oberst Csaki (24 Aug 1944 - 2 Sep 1944)
Major Zorning (2 Sep 1944 - 18 Oct 1944)

Sources used

Hans Holzträger - In a Raging Inferno : Combat Units of the Hitler Youth 1944-45

Reference material on this unit

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