- For the Steel Division II unit see SD2:Lw-Führer
Lw-Führer is a German Infantry unit.
Unlike Division Meindl, the later Luftwaffen-Felddivision were originally lead by Luftwaffe officer not trained in infantry tactics. These were pilots who lost their planes and staff officers not Fs-Führer of Division Meindl. When 16. Luftwaffe was taken over by the Army, the some Luftwaffe officers were replaced by Wehrmacht officers.
In 3. Fallschirmjäger, Lw-Führer represent officers of Luftwaffe Field units that were attached to the Division.
In Festung Groß-Paris, Lw-Führer represent trapped Luftwaffe officers who were armed to defend Paris.