The Wehrmacht (German for "Defense Force") was the name for the unified armed forces forces under the control of Nazi Germany active from 1935-1946. They are the main enemies in the Sniper Elite Series.
The were a total of three Branches of the Wehrmacht, they are as follows:
- Heer (Army)
- Kriegsmarine (Navy)
- Luftwaffe (Air Force)
North Africa Edit
The Wehrmacht were deployed throughout North Africa, during the early days of the war. They were a powerful mechanized force and had multiple cities and bases under their control. Having troops stationed in Tunisia, Egypt Libya and several other countries.
Battle of Berlin Edit
By the end of the war, the Wehrmacht had been pushed back to Germany by the combined powers of the Allied forces. All but defeated, their efforts were focused on protecting the capital city of Berlin.