Part of the The Allgemeine-SS unit headquarters series
by John Mulholland

HQ - Oslo, Norway

1. Originally named SS-Oa.- Nord in April 1940.
2. Name later changed to "Norge-SS (Norway), "Norges-SS", and then "Germanske-SS Norge" in 1942.

Oberabschnitt Commanders

SS-Obergruppenführer Fritz Weitzel - 20 Apr 1940 to 19 June 1940.
SS-Gruppenführer Wilhelm Rediess - 19 June 1940 to May 1945.


127.SS-Standarte (Formed: December 1944.) Oslo - Norway.

Wilhelm Rediess, Kurt Daluege and Josef Terboven on Skeikampen in April 1942
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