The Kommando der Kampfwagenabteilungen (Kokampf) was formed as Kampfwagen Abteilung Körting. Their barracks was the Kraftfahrer-Kaserne in Berlin-Lankwitz.
It saw action in Berlin, Munich and Leipzig (attached to Freiwilligen Landesjägerkorps).

One Swede served with this unit, Christoffer Freidenfeldt, he had served in Füsilier-Regiment Prinz Heinrich von Preussen 1917-1918. He later returned to Sweden where he passed away in 1949.


Hauptmann Georg Körting

Formed in the area of

Generalkommando des Garde-Korps (Berlin)

Order of Battle

Abteilung 01
Abteilung 02
Abteilung 03
Repair workshop

Vehicles (all vehicles were decorated with totenkopf markings)
3 x British MK IV (two were nicknamed Hanni and Fee)
British Whippet
A7V (heavily modified and nicknamed Heidi)
Ehrhardt E-V4 armored cars
Daimler DZVR armored cars
Austin armored cars
Lancia armored cars
Fiat armored cars

Notable members

- None known at this time -
(the ranks are the highest ranks reached in the Third Reich era)


The "Kampfwagen" cuff title was used by this unit with a totenkopf on a black oval patch over the cuff title.

Sources used

Lars Gyllenhaal & Lennart Westberg - Svenskar i krig 1914-1945
Georg Tessin - Deutsche Verbände und Truppen 1918-1939
Gordon Williamson & Thomas McGuirl - German Military Cuffbands 1784-Present
Charles Woolley - German Uniforms, Insignia & Equipment 1918-1923

Reference material on this unit

- None known at this time -