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34.   SOLDBUCH - Sturmgeschutz Abt. 279
Original SB to Alfred BRANDT who served in 1./Sturmgeschutz  Abt. 278.  Awarded the KVK2 and KVK1. Also entry saying he is in possession of a Browning pistol. Appears he entered StuG 276 upon its rebuilding in June 1944 after it was decimated at Sevastapol. Filled with entries, Original photo.
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Sturmgeschütz-Abteilung 279
Sturmgeschütz-Brigade 279 (Feb 44)
Jul 43 - formed at Schweinfurt without equipment
Aug 43 - transferred to Saumur, France
Sep 43 - intended for Army Group B or F
Fall 43 -arrived in southern Russia, but vehicles were taken to refit another unit and later replaced
Jan 44 - 17th Army, Army Group A
May 44 - decimated at Sevastopol, remnants evacuated
Jun 44 - rebuilt at Deutsch-Eylau
Aug 44 - 4th Army, Army Group Center (18 StuG III, 6 StuH 42 operational; 4 StuG, 2 StuH 42 in repair)
Sep 44 - XXVII Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center
Oct 44 - XXVII Corps, 4th Army, Army Group Center
1945 - 4th Army (East Prussia)