The following is a complete Order of Battle for Allied and German units in the Market Garden area. The only Allied units to have participated directly at Arnhem are the 1st Airborne Division, 1st Polish Brigade, 38 and 46 Groups RAF, and the 52nd Troop Carrier Wing USAAF. Germans forces at Arnhem are the II S.S. Panzer Korps and Kampfgruppe 'Von Tettau'. 


Allied Forces


1st Allied Airborne Army

Commander : Lieutenant-General Lewis H. Brereton


        1st British Airborne Corps

Commander : Lieutenant-General Frederick Browning


1st Airborne Division and attached units

1st Polish Independent Parachute Brigade Group


52nd (Lowland) Division (NOT USED)


        18th U.S. Airborne Corps

Commander : Lieutenant-General Matthew B. Ridgway


82nd U.S. Airborne Division

101st U.S. Airborne Division


        Air Transport Forces


38 and 46 Groups RAF, RASC Air Despatch Units

52nd Troop Carrier Wing, USAAF


IX Troop Carrier Command (Less 52nd Wing), USAAF



21st Army Group

Commander : Field Marshall Bernard Law Montgomery


        2nd British Army

Commander : General Sir Miles Dempsey


XXX Corps

VIII Corps

XII Corps



German Forces


Armed Forces Command (AFC) Netherlands

Commander : General der Flieger Friedrich Christiansen


II S.S. Panzer Korps

Kampfgruppe 'Von Tettau'



Heeresgruppe B {Army Group B}

Commander : Feldmarschall Walther Model


        Fifteenth Army

Commander : General Gustav von Zangen


LXVII Korps (General Otto M. Hitzfeld)

        346th Infantry Division (Generalleutnant Erich Diester)
        711th Static Division (Generalleutnant Josef Reichert)
        719th Coastal Division (Generalleutnant Karl Sievers)



        First Parachute Army

Commander : General Kurt Student


II Fallschirmjäger Korps

XII S.S. Korps 


Wehrkreis VI


        Luftwaffe West