Operation Baumblüte

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This was a German special forces operation against the partisan forces of Marshal Josip Broz Tito in German-occupied Yugoslavia (18 March 1944).

The operation was undertaken by special detachments of Generalmajor Alexander von Pfuhlstein’s Division ‘Brandenburg’ in co-operation with Croat Ustaše and Serb royalist Četnik units.