JGr. Stavanger/JGr. Kirkenes/JGr. zbV I./JG77 (JGr. Stavanger):

Consisted of several staffeln spread all over Norway:

Stab I./JG77 (JGr. Stavanger):

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Walter Grommes, Feb 1941 - Jun 1941
  • Maj Joachim Seegert, Jun 1941 - Jan 1942

Formed Feb 1941 in Stavanger. Known as Jagdgruppe Stavanger from Jun 1941. In Jan 1942 redesignated

1./JG77:

Formed Feb 1941 in Mandal with Bf 109E. In Jan 1942 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Feb 1941 - 15 Jun 1941 Mandal   Bf 109E
15 Jun 1941 - 29 Jun 1941 Kirkenes JGr. Kirkenes Bf 109E
29 Jun 1941 - Nov 1941 Petsamo JGr. Kirkenes
JGr. zbV (from Sep 1941)
Bf 109E
Nov 1941 - Jan 1942 Stavanger JGr. Stavanger Bf 109E

2./JG77:

Formed Feb 1941 in Lister with Bf 109E. In Jan 1942 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Feb 1941 - Jan 1942 Lister JGr. Stavanger (from Jun 1941) Bf 109E

3./JG77:

Formed Feb 1941 in Herdla with Bf 109E. In Jun 1941 redesignated 14./JG77. Reformed in Herdla. In Jan 1942 became

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Feb 1941 - Jan 1942 Herdla JGr. Stavanger (from Jun 1941) Bf 109E

4./JG77:

Formed Feb 1941 in Stavanger with Bf 109E. In Jun 1941 part of the Staffel was used to form 13./JG77. In Jan 1942 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Feb 1941 - Nov 1941 Stavanger JGr. Stavanger (from Jun 1941) Bf 109E
Nov 1941 - Jan 1942 Alakurtti JGr. zbV Bf 109E

13./JG77:

Formed Jun 1941 in Stavanger from parts of 4./JG77 (Bf 109E). Disbanded Oct 1941, and was absorbed by 14./JG77.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jun 1941 - Oct 1941 Stavanger-Sola JGr. Stavanger Bf 109E

14./JG77:

Formed Jun 1941 in Kirkenes from 3./JG77 (Bf 109E). In Jan 1942 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jun 1941 - Sep 1941 Kirkenes JGr. Kirkenes Bf 109E
Sep 1941 - Jan 1942 Petsamo JGr. zbV Bf 109E

1.(Z)/JG77:

Formed Jun 1941 in Herdla from 2./ZG76 (Bf 110). In Jan 1942 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jun 1941 - Jun 1941 Herdla   Bf 110
Jun 1941 - Oct 1941 Kirkenes JGr. Kirkenes
JGr. zbV (from Sep 1941)
Bf 110
Oct 1941 - Jan 1942 Rovaniemi JGr. zbV Bf 110

Stab IV./JG77 (JGr. Kirkenes/JGr. z.b.V.):

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Alfred von Lojewski, Jun 1941 - Sep 1941
  • Maj Hennig Strümpell, Sep 1941 - Jan 1942

Formed Jun 1941 in Kirkenes. Known as Jagdgruppe Kirkenes, and from Sep 1941 as Jagdgruppe zur besonderen Verwendung (z.b.V.). In Jan 1942 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location
Jun 1941 - 5 Dec 1941 Kirkenes
5 Dec 1941 - Jan 1942 Alakurtti

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