JGr. Stavanger/JGr. Kirkenes/JGr. zbV

I./JG77 (JGr. Stavanger):

Consisted of several staffeln spread all over Norway:

Stab I./JG77 (JGr. Stavanger):

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Walter Grommes, 2.41 - 6.41
  • Maj Joachim Seegert, 6.41 - 1.42

Formed 2.41 in Stavanger. Known as Jagdgruppe Stavanger from 6.41. In 1.42 redesignated Stab I./JG5.

1./JG77:

Formed 2.41 in Mandal with Bf 109E. In 1.42 redesignated 1./JG5.

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2./JG77:

Formed 2.41 in Lister with Bf 109E. In 1.42 redesignated 2./JG5.

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3./JG77:

Formed 2.41 in Herdla with Bf 109E. In 6.41 redesignated 14./JG77. Reformed in Herdla. In 1.42 became 3./JG5.

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4./JG77:

Formed 2.41 in Stavanger with Bf 109E. In 6.41 part of the Staffel was used to form 13./JG77. In 1.42 redesignated 4./JG5.

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13./JG77:

Formed 6.41 in Stavanger from parts of 4./JG77 (Bf 109E). Disbanded 10.41, and was absorbed by 14./JG77.

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14./JG77:

Formed 6.41 in Kirkenes from 3./JG77 (Bf 109E). In 1.42 redesignated 5./JG5.

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1.(Z)/JG77:

Formed 6.41 in Herdla from 2./ZG76 (Bf 110). In 1.42 redesignated 6.(Z)/JG5.

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Stab IV./JG77 (JGr. Kirkenes/JGr. z.b.V.):

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Alfred von Lojewski, 6.41 - 9.41
  • Maj Hennig Strümpell, 9.41 - 1.42

Formed 6.41 in Kirkenes. Known as Jagdgruppe Kirkenes, and from 9.41 as Jagdgruppe zur besonderen Verwendung (z.b.V.). In 1.42 redesignated II./JG5.

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