Seenotstaffel 1

Formed 1.6.39 in Norderney and List.

Disbanded 6.40.

Reformed 6.40 in Brest (6.40 - 11.40 as Seenotflug-Kommando 1).

19.8.44 redesignated Seenotstaffel 60.

Subordinated to Seenotzentrale (L) Nord (8.39 - 6.40), Seenotzentrale (L) Brest (6.40 - 6.41), Seenotzentrale (L) Bretagne (6.41 - 6.42) and Seenotbereichskommando I (6.42 - 7.44).

11.40 - 4.42 part of I. Seenotgruppe.

Used the following aircraft: Breguet 521, Do 24, Fi 156, He 59, He 60 and Kl 35

Bases:

Norderney & List, 1.6.39 - 6.40
Brest*, 6.40 - 7.44
Pillau, 7.44 - 8.44

* detachment at Hourtin


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