Pionier

From Steel Division Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Pionier
Unit Viewer 312.png
Pzpionier gr.png
General data
TypeInfantry
Nation
PhaseB
Deployment cost30
Weapons
Weap mp40.png
2x MP 40 (9mm PB)
Accuracy: 9/10
Rate of fire: 171 r/m
High Explosive: 6
Range: 100m


Weap kar98.png
7x Karabiner 98K (7.92mm)
Accuracy: 7/10
Rate of fire: 100 r/m
High Explosive: 2
Range: 300m


Weap lmg42.png
Leichtes MG 42 (7.92mm)
Accuracy: 5/10
Rate of fire: 352 r/m
High Explosive: 8
Range: 400m


Weap explosif ger.png
Gebalte Ladung (Frag)
Rate of fire: 2 r/m
High Explosive: 22 (10m AoE)
Range: 100m

Ammunition600/350/1000
Survivability
Squad strength10
Armor
Top infantry ger.png
Mobility and detection
Speed18 km/h
StealthGood
OpticsNormal
CargoHeavy

Pionier is a German Infantry unit.

Overview[edit | edit source]

Pionier units are combat engineers of the German war machine, and represent a ferocious close combat unit - as long as no armor is around, of course. Pioniers represent a middle ground that has both close range firepower, and the ability to combat long range opponents. Each German Division have a Pionier-Bataillon organic to the Division. A Grenadier Regiment has a Pioneer Platoon in the Regimental Headquarters while the Panzergrenadier Regiment has a Pioneer Company.

12. SS-Panzer had SS Pioneer Battalion 12 with two motorized companies and one armored company.

21. Panzer had Panzer-Pionier-Bataillon 220 with two companies in half-tracks and one more motorized.

716. Infanterie had Pionier-Bataillon 716 with two companies of Pioneers.

Panzer-Lehr had Panzer-Lehr-Pionier-Bataillon 130 with two Armored companies of Pioneers and one motorized company.

Pionier-Bataillon 191 of the 91. Luftlande only had two companies of Pioneers

352. Infanterie had Pionier-Bataillon 352 with three companies of Pioneers.

17. SS-Panzergrenadier had SS-Pionier-Bataillon 17.

Panzer Pionier Bataillon 675 served in 116. Panzer.

9. Panzer had Panzer-Pionier-Bataillon 86 with one armored pioneer company and two motorized company.

2. Panzer had Panzer-Pionier-Bataillon 38 with one armored pioneer company and two motorized company.

SS-Panzer-Pionier-Bataillon 1 served with 1. SS-Panzer.

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Click here to add a strategy!

One strategy is to hide them inside a building supported by IG 18s and anti tank weapons. You can also hide them in a forest near a road where they can use their grenades to ambush advancing units. Generally, they should be used in towns, forests, and other close-range engagements, as their HE grenade makes them far more useful than Pz.Grenadiers and most other German units in 100m engagements.

12 ss panzer.png
21 panzer.png
Panzer lehr.png
Luftlanfe.png
17 ss panzergrenadier.png
352 infanterie.png
116 panzer.png
716 infanterie.png
9 panzer.png
50px
Ss panzerdivision lssah.png