Chain of Command German Osttruppen Heer Cancon 2015
Osttrupen - Mainly Elderly Germans and Ukrainians.
642nd East Battalion (reserve) defended behind the coast while the main force resisted at Sword.
They were part of 736th regiment.
It was part of the 716th Infantry Division.
Artillery support was provided by the 1716th Artillery Division.
What does static mean?
Likely numbers of Osttruppen:http://www.canadiansoldiers.com/enemies/formations.htm
A new divisional organization was introduced in October 1943; referred to as the M1944 Division, it called for 11,317 German personnel and 1,455 auxiliaries (the Hilfwilliger, or volunteers from captured Russian personnel). The division was 28% leaner in terms of personnel, but again had a slight increase in firepower.