The Freikorps von Neufville (also Landesschützen-Brigade Garde or Detachement von Neufville) was formed in December 1918 and was a part of Freiwilligen Landesschützenkorps.


Rittmeister Georg von Neufville

Formed in the area of

Generalkommando IV. Armeekorps Magdeburg (Provinz Sachsen, Anhalt, Ost-Thüringen)

Manpower strength


Order of battle

2 x Infantry Company
MG Company
MG Squadron
Cavarly Detachment
Artillery Battery

Notable members

SA-Gruppenführer & Generalmajor Georg von Neufville (Knight's Cross holder)
(the ranks are the highest ranks reached in the Third Reich era)


The "Freiw. 2. G.R.D" cuff title was used by this unit.

A "VN" in a laurel wreath was displayed on the shoulder boards.

Sources used

Bruce Campbell - The SA generals and the rise of Nazism
Georg Tessin - Deutsche Verbände und Truppen 1918-1939
Gordon Williamson & Thomas McGuirl - German Military Cuffbands 1784-Present

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -