Schleppgruppe 1

Gruppenkommandeure:

Formed 15.11.43 in Belgrade-Semlin from Stab/Verbindungskommando (S) 1:

1. (DFS) Staffel at Belgrade-Semlin from 1. (DFS)/VK(S) 1 (with Hs 126, DFS 230)
2. (DFS) Staffel at Langendiebach, moved to Belgrade 12.43 (with He 45, DFS 230)
3. (Go) Staffel at Belgrade-Semlin from 1. (Go)/VK(S) 2 (with He 111, Go 242)

2./Schleppgruppe 1 converted to Ju 87/DFS 230 in 6.44.

4./Schleppgruppe 1 was formed in late 2.45 from Schleppstaffel zbV Reich.

Schleppgruppe 1 was known as Transportgruppe Herzog during 2.45 and 3.45.

Schleppgruppe 1 controlled the following aircraft in 25.4.45: 11 Do 17, 15 He 111, 3 Ju 87, 13 DFS 230 and 6 Go 242.

Bases:

* 1. and 2. Staffeln moved to Samos/Banat for a short time in 3.44.

** 3. Staffel at Halle-Nietleben.


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