The Freikorps Hasse was formed in December 1918 and it saw action in Marberg, Berlin and Oberschlesien.


General der Infanterie E. Hasse

Formed in the area of

Generalkommando VI. Armeekorps Breslau (Provinz Schlesien)

Manpower strength


Order of battle

Freiwillige Regiment Hasse
Minenwerfer-Kompanie Hasse
Artillerie Abteilung
s. Artillerie Batterie

Notable members

SS-Brigadeführer Fritz Schmedes (Waffen-SS)
(the ranks are the highest ranks reached in the Third Reich era)


This unit wore a Brunswick-style Totenkopf on their caps and a black, white and read shield on the sleeve.

Sources used

Lothar Hartung - Deutsche Freikorps 1918-1921
Georg Tessin - Deutsche Verbände und Truppen 1918-1939

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -