First Allied Airborne Army organization.

 

U.S. XVIII Airborne Corps

 

U.S. 17th Airborne Division

Division Headquarters

193rd Glider Infantry Regiment

194th Glider Infantry Regiment [disbanded in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

507th Parachute Infantry Regiment [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

513th Parachute Infantry Regiment

139th Airborne Engineer Battalion

155th Airborne Antiaircraft Battalion

224th Airborne Medical Company

17th Parachute Maintenance Company

Division Artillery

464th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

466th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion

680th Glider Field Artillery Battalion

681st Glider Field Artillery Battalion

Headquarters Special Troops

Headquarters Company, 17th Airborne Division [activated in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

17th Counter Intelligence Corps Detachment

411th Airborne Quartermaster Company

517th Airborne Signal Company

717th Airborne Ordnance Maintenance Company

Military Police Platoon

Reconnaissance Platoon [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

Band

Attachments

Armored

15thTank Battalion Company C (6th Armored Division)

761st Tank Battalion

British 6th Guard Armoured Brigade (Non-Divisional)

Field Artillery

802nd Field Artillery Battalion

Infantry

345th Combat Team (87th Division)

507th Parachute Infantry Regiment (Non-Divisional)

550th Airborne Infantry Battalion

Tank Destroyer

811th Tank Destroyer Battalion

 

U.S. 82nd Airborne Division

Division Headquarters

325th Glider Infantry Regiment

504th Parachute Infantry Regiment

505th Parachute Infantry Regiment

80th Airborne Antiaircraft Battalion

307th Airborne Engineer Battalion

307th Airborne Medical Company

82nd Parachute Maintenance Company [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

Division Artillery

319th Glider Field Artillery Battalion

320th Glider Field Artillery Battalion

376th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion

456th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion

Headquarters Special Troops

Headquarters Company, 82nd Airborne Division

782nd Airborne Ordnance Maintenance Company

407th Airborne Quartermaster Company

82nd Airborne Signal Company

82nd Airborne Military Police Platoon

Reconnaissance Platoon [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

Band [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

Attachments

Antiaircraft Artillery

445th Antiaircraft Artillery - Automatic Weapons Battalion (Mobile)

563rd Antiaircraft Artillery - Automatic Weapons Battalion (Mobile), Battery C

580th Antiaircraft Artillery - Automatic Weapons Battalion (Mobile)

634th Antiaircraft Artillery - Automatic Weapons Battalion (Mobile)

Armored

14th Tank Battalion (9th Armored Division)

740th Tank Battalion

746th Tank Battalion, Company A

746th Tank Battalion, Company C

774th Tank Battalion, Company B

Combat Command B (7th Armored Division) [sic]

British 1st Coldstreams Guards (British Guards Armoured Division)

British 2nd Irish Guards (British Guards Armoured Division)

British 4th Battalion Royal Tank Regiment (British 79th Armoured Division)

British Sherwood Rangers Yeomanry

Canadian 27th Armoured Regiment

Cavalry

 4th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, Troop B

32nd Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron

British Royals, 1 squad

Chemical

74th Chemical SC Company, 1 section

86th Chemical Mortar Battalion, Company B

87th Chemical Mortar Battalion, Company A

87th Chemical Mortar Battalion, Company B

89th Chemical Mortar Battalion

90th Chemical Mortar Battalion, Company C

Engineer

12th Engineers Combat Battalion, Company C (8th Division)

596th Engineers Company

1130th Engineers Combat Group

Field Artillery

36th Field Artillery Battalion (105mm Howitzer), 8th Division

43rd Field Artillery Battalion (105mm Howitzer), 8th Division

74th Field Artillery Battalion (105mm Howitzer)

87th Field Artillery Battalion

188th Field Artillery Battalion (155mm Howitzer)

205th Field Artillery Battalion, Headquarters & Headquarters Battalion

207th Field Artillery Battalion (8” Howitzer)

254th Field Artillery Battalion (155mm Howitzer)

275th Field Artillery Battalion

280th Field Artillery Battalion (105mm Howitzer)

294th Field Artillery Observation Battalion

400th Armored Field Artillery Battalion (105mm Howitzer)

417th Field Artillery Group

456th Field Artillery Battalion

460th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion

541st Field Artillery Battalion (155mm Howitzer)

546th Field Artillery Battalion (155mm Gun)

591st Field Artillery Battalion (105mm Howitzer), 106th Division

661st Field Artillery Battalion (8” Howitzer)

768th Field Artillery Battalion (155mm Howitzer)

790th Field Artillery Battalion (8” Howitzer)

942nd Field Artillery Battalion (155mm Howitzer)

987th Field Artillery Battalion, Batterys A & C (155mm Gun)

Infantry

13th Infantry Regiment (8th Division)

112th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion (28th Division)

121st Infantry Regiment (8th Division)

341st Infantry Regiment (86th Division)

401st Glider Infantry Regiment, 2nd Battalion (101st Airborne Division)

502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment (101st Airborne Division)

507th Parachute Infantry Regiment (Non-Divisional) [became organic element of 17th Airborne Division 1 March 1945]

508th Parachute Infantry Regiment [still attached 9 May 1945]

517th Parachute Infantry Regiment (Non-Divisional)

551st Parachute Infantry Battalion (Non-Divisional)

Belgium 22nd Fusilliers Battalion, 3rd Company

British 5th Coldstream Guards (British Guards Armoured Division)

Tank Destroyer

12th Tank Destroyer Group

605th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Tank)

628th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Tank)

629th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

643rd Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

644th Tank Destroyer Battalion, A Company (Self Propelled)

703rd Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

893rd Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

899th Tank Destroyer Battalion, C Company (Self Propelled)

U.S. 101st Airborne Division

Division Headquarters

327th Glider Infantry Regiment

401st Glider Infantry Regiment [disbanded in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

501st Parachute Infantry Regiment

502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment

506th Parachute Infantry Regiment [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

81st Airborne Antiaircraft Battalion

326th Airborne Engineer Battalion

326th Airborne Medical Company

101st Parachute Maintenance Company

Division Artillery

321st Glider Field Artillery Battalion

377th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion

463d Parachute Field Artillery Battalion [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

907th Glider Field Artillery Battalion

Headquarters Special Troops

Headquarters Company, 101st Airborne Division

101st Signal Company

101st Counter Intelligence Corps Detachment

426th Airborne Quartermaster Company

801st Airborne Ordnance Maintenance Company

Reconnaissance Platoon

Band [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

Attachments

Antiaircraft Artillery

61st Airborne Anti-Aircraft Battalion, A,B & C Battery

474th Antiaircraft Artillery, A Battery (Self Propelled)

567th Antiaircraft Artillery - Automatic Weapon Battalion (Mobile)

796th Antiaircraft Artillery - Automatic Weapons Battalion, B Company (Self Propelled)

910th Antiaircraft Artillery - Automatic Weapon Battalion, D Battery (Mobile)

British 502nd Light Anti-Aircraft Battery

Armored

Combat Command B (4th Armored Division)

Combat Command R (9th Armored Division)

Combat Command B (10th Armored Division)

2nd Tank Battalion (9th Armored Division)

47th Tank Battalion (14th Armored Division)

66th Armored Regiment, 1st Battalion (2nd Armored Division)

70th Tank Battalion

113th Tank Battalion

759th Tank Battalion

774th Tank Battalion

781st Tank Battalion

British 13/18 Hussars (British 79th Armoured Division)

British 4/7 Dragoon Guards (British 79th Armoured Division)

British 44th Armoured Regiment (British 4th Armoured Brigade)

Cavalry

4th Cavalry Group

24th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squad

101st Cavalry Group

116th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squad

British Royal Scots Greys

British 53rd Reconnaissance Regiment (British 53rd Division)

British 61st Reconnaissance Regiment

Chemical

87th Chemical Mortar Battalion

99th Chemical Mortar Battalion

Engineer

48th Engineers Combat Battalion

Field Artillery

14th Armored Field Artillery Battalion

65th Armored Field Artillery Battalion

87th Armored Field Artillery Battalion

188th Field Artillery Battalion (155 Howitzer)

250th Field Artillery Group

333rd Field Artillery Group

342nd Armored Field Artillery Battalion

463rd Parachute Field Artillery Battalion

490th Field Artillery Battalion (155 Howitzer)

522nd Field Artillery Battalion (105 Howitzer)

529th Field Artillery Battalion (8” Howitzer)

559th Field Artillery Battalion (155 Gun)

687th Field Artillery Battalion (105 Howitzer)

770th Field Artillery Battalion (4.5” Gun)

755th Field Artillery Battalion (155 Howitzer)

775th Field Artillery Battalion (4.5” Gun)

790th Field Artillery Battalion (8” Howitzer)

791st Field Artillery Battalion (8” Howitzer)

805th Field Artillery Battalion (155 Howitzer)

942nd Field Artillery Battalion (155 Howitzer)

951st Field Artillery Battalion (155 Howitzer)

969th Field Artillery Battalion (155 Howitzer)

British 4th Royal Horse Field Artillery Regiment (Royal Artillery) Mechanized

British 6th Field Artillery Regiment

British 147th Field Artillery Regiment

Infantry

193rd Glider Infantry Regiment (17th Airborne Division)

501st Parachute Infantry Regiment [still attached 9 May 1945]

506th Parachute Infantry Regiment [becomes organic 1 March 1945]

509th Parachute Infantry Battalion (Non-Divisional)

Task Force Higgins

British 5th Duke of Cornwall’s Light Infantry

British 152nd Brigade (51st Highland Division)

British Sherwood Rangers

Tank Destroyer

602nd Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

609th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

611th Tank Destroyer Battalion

704th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

705th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

807th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

811th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

813th Tank Destroyer Battalion (Self Propelled)

British 304th Antitank Battery

British 74th Antitank Battery

Navy

Provisional Airborne Naval Shore Fire Control Parties

 

U.S. 13th Airborne Division

Division Headquarters

88th Glider Infantry Regiment [disbanded in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

326th Glider Infantry Regiment

515th Parachute Infantry Regiment

517th Parachute Infantry Regiment [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

129th Airborne Engineer Battalion

153rd Airborne Antiaircraft Battalion

222nd Airborne Medical Company

13th Parachute Maintenance Company

Division Artillery

458th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion

460th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion [assigned in 1 March 1945 reorganization]

676th Glider Field Artillery Battalion

677th Glider Field Artillery Battalion

 

Headquarters Special Troops

Headquarters Company, 13th Airborne Division [activated 1 March 1945]

Military Police Platoon

409th Airborne Quartermaster Company

513th Airborne Signal Company

713th Airborne Ordnance Maintenance Company

Reconnaissance Platoon

Band

 

British I Airborne Corps

British 1st Airborne Division

1st Parachute Brigade

1st Airlanding Brigade

2nd Parachute Brigade

3rd Parachute Brigade

4th Parachute Brigade

Divisional troops

Divisional headquarters and signal squadron

1st Airlanding Light Regiment, Royal Artillery

1st Forward (Airborne) Observation Unit, Royal Artillery

21st Independent Parachute Company Army Air Corps

1st Airborne Reconnaissance Squadron

9th (Airborne) Field Company, Royal Engineers

261st (Airborne) Field Park Company, Royal Engineers

250th (Airborne) Light Company, Royal Army Service Corps

93rd Company, Royal Army Service Corps

Detachment Ordnance Field Park

Detachment, Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers Workshop

89th Field Security Section, Intelligence Corps

1st Airborne Division, Provost Company, Royal Military Police

 

British 6th Airborne Division

1st Parachute Brigade

2nd Parachute Brigade

3rd Parachute Brigade

5th Parachute Brigade

6th Airlanding Brigade

Divisional Troops

1st Canadian Parachute Battalion

1st Special Service Brigade

4th Special Service Brigade

1st Belgian Infantry Brigade

Royal Netherlands Motorized Infantry Brigade

 52nd Lowland Division

155th Infantry Brigade

7th/9th Bn. The Royal Scots (The Royal Regiment)

4th Bn. The King's Own Scottish Borderers

5th Bn. The King's Own Scottish Borderers

156th Infantry Brigade

4th/5th Bn. The Royal Scots Fusiliers

6th Bn. The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

7th Bn. The Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

157th Infantry Brigade

1st Bn. The Glasgow Highlanders

5th Bn. The Highland Light Infantry

6th Bn. The Highland Light Infantry

Divisional Units

52 Reconnaissance Regiment

7th Bn. The Manchester Regiment

79 Field Regiment

80 Field Regiment

186 Field Regiment

1 Mountain Regiment

54 Anti-Tank Regiment

108 Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment

202 Field Company

241 Field Company

554 Field Company

243 Field Park Company

17 Bridging Platoon

 

Special Air Service Brigade

1st British SAS

2nd British SAS

3rd French SAS

4th French SAS

5th Belgian SAS

F Squadron

 

Polish 1st Independent Parachute Brigade

1st Parachute Battalion

1st Parachute Company

2nd Parachute Company

3rd Parachute Company

2nd Parachute Battalion

4th Parachute Company

5th Parachute Company

6th Parachute Company

3rd Parachute Battalion

7th Parachute Company

8th Parachute Company

9th Parachute Company

Airborne Anti-tank Battery

Airborne Engineer Company

Airborne Signals Company

Airborne Medical Company

Transport and Supply Company

Airborne Light Artillery Battery

 

IX Troop Carrier Command USAAF

50th Troop Carrier Wing

439th Troop Carrier Group

91st Troop Carrier Squadron

92nd Troop Carrier Squadron

93rd Troop Carrier Squadron

94th Troop Carrier Squadron

440th Troop Carrier Group

95th Troop Carrier Squadron

96th Troop Carrier Squadron

97th Troop Carrier Squadron

98th Troop Carrier Squadron

441st Troop Carrier Group

99th Troop Carrier Squadron

100th Troop Carrier Squadron

301st Troop Carrier Squadron

302nd Troop Carrier Squadron

 

52d Troop Carrier Wing

61st Troop Carrier Group

14th Troop Carrier Squadron

15th Troop Carrier Squadron

53rd Troop Carrier Squadron

59th Troop Carrier Squadron

313th Troop Carrier Group

29th Troop Carrier Squadron

47th Troop Carrier Squadron

48th Troop Carrier Squadron

49th Troop Carrier Squadron

314th Troop Carrier Group

32nd Troop Carrier Squadron

50th Troop Carrier Squadron

61st Troop Carrier Squadron

62nd Troop Carrier Squadron

315th Troop Carrier Group

34th Troop Carrier Squadron

43rd Troop Carrier Squadron

309th Troop Carrier Squadron

310th Troop Carrier Squadron

316th Troop Carrier Group

36th Troop Carrier Squadron

37th Troop Carrier Squadron

44th Troop Carrier Squadron

45th Troop Carrier Squadron

442d Troop Carrier Group

303rd Troop Carrier Squadron

304th Troop Carrier Squadron

305th Troop Carrier Squadron

306th Troop Carrier Squadron

 

53d Troop Carrier Wing

434th Troop Carrier Group

71st Troop Carrier Squadron

72nd Troop Carrier Squadron

73rd Troop Carrier Squadron

74th Troop Carrier Squadron

435th Troop Carrier Group

75th Troop Carrier Squadron

76th Troop Carrier Squadron

77th Troop Carrier Squadron

78th Troop Carrier Squadron

436th Troop Carrier Group

79th Troop Carrier Squadron

80th Troop Carrier Squadron

81st Troop Carrier Squadron

82nd Troop Carrier Squadron

85th Troop Carrier Squadron

437th Troop Carrier Group

83rd Troop Carrier Squadron

84th Troop Carrier Squadron

86th Troop Carrier Squadron

438th Troop Carrier Group

88th Troop Carrier Squadron

89th Troop Carrier Squadron

90th Troop Carrier Squadron

 

 

No. 38 Group RAF

No. 190 Squadron RAF

No. 196 Squadron RAF

No. 295 Squadron RAF

No. 296 Squadron RAF

No. 297 Squadron RAF

No. 298 Squadron RAF

No. 299 Squadron RAF

No. 570 Squadron RAF

No. 620 Squadron RAF

No. 644 Squadron RAF

 

 

No. 46 Group RAF

No. 48 Squadron RAF

No. 233 Squadron RAF

No. 271 Squadron RAF

No. 437 Squadron RAF

No. 512 Squadron RAF

No. 575 Squadron RAF

No. 437 Squadron RCAF

 

 

 

 

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