- For the Steel Division II unit see SD2:SPW 233
SPW 233 is a German Recon unit.
Schwerer Panzerspähwagen (7,5 cm) Sd. Kfz. 233 carried short barrelled 7.5 cm KwK 37 L/24 based on the superstructure of Sd. Kfz. 263 (8-Rad) radio vehicle. These vehicles were created to provide fire support to the Panzer-Aufklarungsabteilung.
The Panzer-Aufklarungsabteilung has the SPW 233 either in the Heavy Armoured Car Platoon with 6 SPW 233 or the Cannon Group with three SPW 233 in the Stab und Stabskompanie.