Flak-Brigade XV


Formed 6.42 in Hannover-Burgdorf, replacing Stab/Flak-Brigade VIII. In Summer 1943 became Stab/15. Flak-Brigade. Organisation 1.11.43:

Stab/Flak-Regiment 9 (v) left for the 8. Flak-Brigade in 12.43.

Moved to Ehrenforst/Oberschlesien in 4.44, to protect the Hydrierwerke Odertal/Heydebreck, and took control of all Flak units in Luftgau VIII. Now controlled (1.5.44):

Organisation 1.8.44:

In 8.44 redesignated Stab/11. Flak-Division.

Reformed 12.44 in Danzig (as 15. Flak-Brigade) from Stab/Flak-Regiment 62. Served in Pommern, attached to the 3rd Panzer-Armee. 1.3.45 at Blankenburg under II. Flakkorps; 4.45 at the bridgehead Schwedt (at the Oder river, south of Stettin) with:

Surrendered 5.45.

Subordinated to Luftgau-Kommando XI, from 4.44 Luftgau-Kommando VIII and from 12.44 II. Flakkorps.

© 1997-2003 Michael Holm