Generalmajor Ferdinand Sehörner (1940-42)
Generalleutnant Philipp Christian (1942-44)
Generalmajor Max Pemsel (1944-45)
141st Gebirgsjäger Regiment
143rd Gebirgsjäger Regiment
118th Gebirgs Artillerie Regiment
157th Gebirgs-Kraftrad Abteilung
157th Gebirgs-Panzerjäger Abteilung 
91st Gebirgs-Pionier Abteilung 
96th Gebirgs-Nachrichten Abteilung 
91st Divisional support units
Formed June 1. 1940 

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Formed on 1. June  1940, this Division began its war in occupation duties in France, before being transferred to 12. Armee in Poland. It is interesting to note that the 6th Gebirgsjager Division was raised and formed before the the 4th and 5th Gebirgsjäger Divsions. Records show the 6th was combat ready as early as June 13. 1940. 

When the Balkan campaign began, the division moved south, taking part in the brief campaign against Greece and in particular in the smashing of the Metaxas line and in the taking of Athems. Although some elements may have taken part in the Crete operation, the bulk of the division stayed on in Greece as part of the occupation force, before being moved to Norway in September 1941. 

As part of Gebirgskorps Norwegen, it took part in the drive into Russia, towards the port of  Murmansk. It remained in the far northern sector of the Russian front in Lappland until late 1944, when the Finns reached a separate surrender agreement with the Soviets. At this point it withdrew back into Norway, where it surrendered to the British at the end of the war in May 1945.

Thanks to Jason Pipes for historical reference material. 
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