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Germany 5th Light Panzer Division

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Alternate Names
1941-08-01 to 1943-05-13 21st Panzer Division

Battle History & Combat Effectiveness

Overall Wins Draws Losses Total CE CE Rank
Overall 119 40 86 245 49% 1,065/2,489
Attacking 83 23 61 167 50% 751/2,489
Defending 36 17 25 78 46% 680/2,489
Shared Wins Draws Losses Total CE CE Rank
Overall 15 4 5 24 63% 330/2,489
Attacking 12 0 4 16 75% 170/2,489
Defending 3 4 1 8 38% 329/2,489
Solo Wins Draws Losses Total CE CE Rank
Overall 104 36 81 221 47% 1,098/2,489
Attacking 71 23 57 151 47% 772/2,489
Defending 33 13 24 70 47% 669/2,489
Overall Rating, 237 votes
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Formation Rank: 872 of 1541
Formation Notes

Created this formation to differentiate from the later 21st Pz div.


Display Scenario List (60)

Game Scenario Plays AARs Rating
An Army at Dawn 17. Faid Pass 5 1 3.6
An Army at Dawn 18. Task Force Kern 3 1 3.3
An Army at Dawn 19. Half Measures 3 1 4.3
An Army at Dawn 20. A Stronger Effort 1 0 4
An Army at Dawn 24. Battle Group Schutte 4 1 3.8
An Army at Dawn 25. None Returned 1 0 4
An Army at Dawn 26. Djebel Ksiara 3 1 4
An Army at Dawn 28. Combat Command B Holds Steady 1 0 4
An Army at Dawn 40. Task Force Benson 2 1 4.5
Afrika Korps 08. Ambush! 6 2 3.2
Afrika Korps 10. Er Regima 3 0 3.5
Afrika Korps 19. The Escape 17 6 3.6
Afrika Korps 20. On the Run 5 2 2.8
Afrika Korps 21. Tanks! 16 4 3.3
Afrika Korps 22. Tanks Again! 7 2 3.3
Afrika Korps 24. Repulsed at Tobruk 7 2 3.7
Afrika Korps 26. The Road from Derna 2 0 3
Afrika Korps 27. The May Show: Part One 4 0 3.8
Afrika Korps 28. "Meet Me at the Pass" 7 2 3.1
Afrika Korps 29. The May Show: Part Two 5 1 3.6
Afrika Korps 34. Pursuit of 2nd Armored 20 10 3.1
Afrika Korps 36. Counterattack Against Point 201 4 1 3.8
Afrika Korps 43. Africa Korps Advances 3 1 3
Afrika Korps 45. Operation BREVITY: Fort Capuzzo 14 4 3.1
Afrika Korps 46. Operation BREVITY: Sidi Azeiz 6 0 3.3
Carpathian Brigade 04. Fraternal Assistance 3 2 4
C&CV2: The King's Officers 06. El Ageila 2 1 4
C&CV2: The King's Officers 07. Tobruk Again 2 1 3.5
C&CV2: The King's Officers 10. Operation Crusader 4 2 3.8
C&CV2: The King's Officers 14. Darkness an Desert 1 0 3
Desert Rats 09. Stand At Mekili 3 1 3.3
Desert Rats 11. Gabr Saleh 1 0 3
Desert Rats 13. Advance And Engage 13 4 2.8
Desert Rats 17. The Tomb Of Sidi Rezegh 5 1 3
Desert Rats 19. The Panzers Return 2 1 3.5
Desert Rats 24. Hill 175 5 2 3.5
Desert Rats 25. Ngati Tumatauen-ga ("The Tribe Of War") 1 1 4
Desert Rats 30. Tu-Kai-taua ("Tu, Devourer Of Warriors") 2 1 3
Desert Rats 34. Young Fascists : German Relief 2 2 5
Desert Rats 39. Alem Hamza: Left Flank 4 2 2.8
Desert Rats 41. Rugbet el Hagina 6 4 2.7
Desert Rats 44. Road of Slaves 6 2 3.9
Desert Rats 49. Sidra Ridge 2 1 3
DAK '44 01. Opening Moves 3 2 3.3
DAK '44 02. Armored Thrust 2 1 3.5
DAK '44 03. Piecestrike 2 1 3.5
DAK '44 04. Night Raid 2 1 3.5
DAK '44 05. Left Jab 1 0 4
DAK '44 06. Taking the High Ground 1 0 3
DAK '44 07. Taking Back the High Ground 1 0 4
DAK '44 08. Rommel Resurgent 1 0 4
DAK '44 09. Night Flight 2 1 4
DAK '44 10. Out of Gas 2 1 4
La Campagne de Tunisie 05. Phoenix: Against Anybody 1 1 4
Red Warriors 09. Luchesa River Valley Blues 1 0 0
South Africa's War 08. Ons Is Helsems 2 1 3.5
South Africa's War 09. Sunday of the Dead 2 0 2.5
South Africa's War 11. Sit Jou Kop . . . 2 1 3
South Africa's War 16. With the Utmost Vigour 2 2 4.7
South Africa's War 17. Night of Confusion 5 2 2.6

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