716th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht)
It was primarily the Infantry Division, commanded by Generalleutnant Richter, which faced the Allied landings on Sword, Juno and Gold on 6th June.
The Infantry Division Infanterie-Division) was a formation of the German Wehrmacht during World The Infantry Division was spread paper thin over a 100 km long coastal front, with few beach obstacles and bunkers.
The Static Infantry Division (German: 716. Infanterie-Division) was a World War II, German Army Division. It was raised on May 2. Panzer Divisions unleashed Not logged in Talk Contributions Create account Log in. Tired from the waiting and concluding that there was not going to be an invasion, Lieutenant General Reichert and his divisional staff were ready to retire at half-past. By proceeding I agree to the Revolvy. Studies after the conflict as a Prisoner of War. Formed in Bielefeld, the Division was transferred to Rouen in France for training.