gemischte Flak-Abteilung 526 (v)

Formed 10.40 in Luftgau III with 1. - 5. Batterien (1. - 3. schwere, 4. - 5. leichte). Until 7.42 known as Res.Flak-Abt. 526.

Reorganised as a schwere Abteilung in early 1942:

4./Res.526 became 4./823, and was reformed
5./Res.526 became 2./824

In 6.43 redesignated II./Flak-Regiment 33:

Stab/s.526 became Stab II./Flak-Regiment 33
1./s.526 became 6./Flak-Regiment 33
2./s.526 became 7./Flak-Regiment 33
3./s.526 became 8./Flak-Regiment 33
4./s.526 became 1./567

Reformed 6.43 in Stavanger from the old II./Flak-Regiment 33 (now as gem.Flak-Abt. 526):

Stab/gem.526 from Stab II./Flak-Regiment 33
1./gem.526 from 6./Flak-Regiment 33
2./gem.526 from 7./Flak-Regiment 33
3./gem.526 new
4./gem.526 new
5./gem.526 from 2./729
6./gem.526 from 3./729

In late 1944 4./s.526 became 1./567, and was reformed.

Service:

* 5./gem.526 in Stavanger (Abt.352) and 6./gem.526 in Stavanger (Abt.782)


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