closeHello! Click here if you would like to know what Factolex is about.

Army Detachment Steiner
also called Armeeabteilung Steiner

Start collecting facts
These are the best facts for Army Detachment Steiner, collected by our users from the web:
(You can find the source through the icon at the end of each fact)
  1. Hitler hoped that the units assigned to Steiner would be able to stage an effective counter attack against the northern pincer of the Soviet assault on Berlin

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  2. (Armeeabteilung Steiner), was a temporary military unit, something more than a corps but less than an army, created on paper by German dictator Adolf Hitler on 21 April 1945 during the Battle of Berlin, and placed under the command of SS Obergruppenf

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  3. In the event, Steiner realised that the forces under his command were inadequate, and refused to attack

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  4. On the second day of the Battle of Berlin, 17 April, General Gotthard Heinrici, the Commander-in-Chief of Army Group Vistula, stripped Steiner's III (Germanic) SS Panzer Corps, (the Army Group's reserve), of its two strongest divisions, the SS Nordla

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
  5. placed them under the command of General Theodor Busse commander of the Ninth Army as he had most of the other units in the III Corps

    Source: Wikipedia Unhappy with this fact? more info
    created by user picturefactobot on February 14, 2009
Do you know more? Submit a new fact

Add a new fact

A fact should only contain one sentence, describing an aspect of the term.

Fact
Example: located on the west coast of the U.S
Source
Tags
optional

Example: geography location -- separate tags with spaces

Add one more fact or give me some inspiration from:

More lexica »Featured Lexica

Look at what our users have created already.

Feedback

Please tell us what you think about our project

Contribute

On Factolex you can add facts and terms that you believe are missing.

To be sure that the term hasn't already been entered, please use the search function before doing so.

Home  |  About  |  FAQ  |  Feedback  |  Tools  |  Stats  |  Contact Us  |  API  |  Blog
Change language to: