Kampfgeschwader 255

Geschwaderkommodoren:

Stab:

Formed 15.3.37 in Landsberg. On 1.5.39 redesignated Stab/KG51.

Bases:

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

Formed 15.3.37 in Landsberg with:

Stab I./KG255 new
1./KG255 new
2./KG255 new
3./KG255 new

On 1.5.39 redesignated I./KG51:

Stab I./KG255 became Stab I./KG51
1./KG255 became 1./KG51
2./KG255 became 2./KG51
3./KG255 became 3./KG51

Bases:

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

Formed 1.3.37 in Leipheim with:

Stab II./KG255 new
4./KG255 new
5./KG255 new
6./KG255 new

On 1.5.39 redesignated III./KG77:

Stab II./KG255 became Stab III./KG77
4./KG255 became 7./KG77
5./KG255 became 8./KG77
6./KG255 became 9./KG77

Bases:

III. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

Formed 1.3.37 in Memmingen with:

Stab III./KG255 new
7./KG255 new
8./KG255 new
9./KG255 new

On 1.5.39 redesignated III./KG51:

Stab III./KG255 became Stab III./KG51
7./KG255 became 7./KG51
8./KG255 became 8./KG51
9./KG255 became 9./KG51

Bases:


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