Aufklärungsgruppe 11

Gruppenkommandeure:

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  • Obstlt Helmuth Mentzel, 1 Nov 1938 - 31 Jan 1939
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Stab:

Formed 1 Oct 1937 in Insterburg from On 1 Nov 1938 redesignated

Reformed 1 Nov 1938 in Grossenhain from

On 26 Aug 1939 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Unit Type
1 Oct 1937 - Nov 1938 Insterburg   He 45/He 46
Nov 1938 - 26 Aug 1939 Grossenhain   Hs 126

1.(H)/11:

Formed 1 Oct 1937 in Insterburg from On 1 Nov 1938 redesignated

Reformed 1 Nov 1938 in Grossenhain.

In Nov 1943 redesignated 11./11 (see below).

Served under (May 1942 - Mar 1943), (Apr 1943 - Nov 1943) and (Jul 1944 - Aug 1944).

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Unit Type
Oct 1937 - Nov 1938 Insterburg   (He 45/He 46)
Nov 1938 - Aug 1939 Grossenhain   (Hs 126)
Aug 1939 - Sep 1939 Grünwiese    
Feb 1940 - May 1940 Koblenz area    
Apr 1941 Köln-Wahn   (Fw 189A)
Jun 1941 Maki    
Jun 1941 Smorgonie    
Jul 194 Beschenkowitschki    
Jul 1941 Witebsk    
Jul 1941 Borrisow    
Jul 1941 Duchowschtschina    
Aug 1941 - Sep 1941 Alferowo    
Oct 1941 Gorodno(?)    
Nov 1941 Rshew(?)    
Jan 1942 - Apr 1942 St. Leger(?)    
Jun 1942 Bjeloj(?)    
Jul 1942 Lipowka(?)    
Sep 1942 Dugino(?)    
Feb 1943 Smolensk    
May 1943 Oserskajz    
Aug 1943 Staraja Russa area    

2.(F)/11:

Formed 1 Oct 1937 in Insterburg from (as Nahaufkl. Staffel). On 1 Nov 1938 redesignated

Reformed 1 Nov 1938 in Grossenhain from (now as Fernaufkl.Staffel).

Disbanded Apr 1945.

Served under (1943 - 1944), (Oct 1944 - Dec 1944) and (Dec 1944 - Apr 1945).

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Unit Type
Oct 1937 - Nov 1938 Insterburg    
Nov 1938 - Aug 1939 Grossenhain   (Do 17)
Aug 1939 - Sep 1939 Bad Polzin    
Mar 1940 - May 1940 Ordorf area    
Jan 1941 Trattenbach    
Feb 1941 Kecskemet    
Jun 1941 Suwalki    
Jul 1941 Warschau    
Aug 1941 Szoltzy(?)    
Nov 1941 - Dec 1941 Gerstowo    
Dec 1941 - Mar 1942 Wjasma    
Mar 1942 Dugino    
Jun 1942 Kursk    
Jul 1942 - Sep 1942 Tazinskaja    
Oct 1942 - Jan 1943 Sarabus(?)   (Ju 88)
Mar 1943 - Aug 1943 Charkow    
Aug 1943 - Oct 1943 Kiew-Süd    
Oct 1943 - 9 Mar 1944 Proskurow    
9 Mar 1944 - 23 Mar 1944 Lemberg    
23 Mar 1944 - 24 Jul 1944 Jasionka    
25 Jul 1944 - Aug 1944 Stubendorf    
Aug 1944 - Oct 1944 Jesau    
Nov 1944 - Jan 1945 Steinamanger    
Jan 1945 - Mar 1945 Sorokojfalu    

3.(F)/11:

Formed 1 Oct 1937 in Neuhausen from On 1 Nov 1938 redesignated

Reformed 1 Nov 1938 in Grossenhain from

In Jan 1942 redesignated 3.(H)/11.

Served under (May 1942 - Aug 1942), (Sep 1942 - Mar 1943), (Apr 1943 - Jul 1943), and ObdL (Aug 1943).

On 9 Aug 1943 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Unit Type
Oct 1937 - Nov 1938 Insterburg    
Nov 1938 - Aug 1939 Grossenhain   (Do 17)
Aug 1939 - Sep 1939 Jastrow(?)    
Sep 1939 - Jan 1940 Grossenhain    
Jan 1940 - 18 May 1940 Koblenz/Karthausen   (Bf 110)
18 May 1940 - 16 May 1941 Recques/Calais    
16 May 1941 - 26 May 1941 Ghent    
26 May 1941 - 11 Jun 1941 Nakel/Katowice    
11 Jun 1941 - 8 Jul 1941 Mielec    
8 Jul 1941 - 15 Jul 1941 Brody    
15 Jul 1941 - 27 Jul 1941 Staro-Konstantinow    
27 Jul 1941 - 9 Aug 1941 Berditschew    
9 Aug 1941 - 6 Sep 1941 Shitomir    
6 Sep 1941 - 18 Sep 1941 Alexandrija    
18 Sep 1941 - 25 Sep 1941 Krementchug    
25 Sep 1941 - 30 Sep 1941 Poltawa    
Oct 1941 Krasnaja(?)    
Nov 1941 - Dec 1941 Keneges    
Jan 1942 - Jun 1942 Simferopol    
Jul 1942 Bataisk    
Sep 1942 Sabzew    
Nov 1942 Soldatskaja(?)    
Dec 1942 Balt. Raboischij    
Jan 1943 Krasnodar(?)    
Feb 1943 Kurgan    
Mar 1943 - May 1943 Stalino-Nord(?)    

4.(F)/11:

Formed 1 Apr 1939 in Grossenhain.

Disbanded Apr 1945.

Served under (1942).

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Unit Type
Apr 1939 - Aug 1939 Grossenhain   (Do 17)
Aug 1939 - 16 Sep 1939 Neisse    
Sep 1939 - Nov 1939 Polish airfields    
6 Nov 1939 - 10 May 1940 Kirchgöns   (Bf 110)
10 May 1940 - 2 Jun 1940 Bonn-Hangelar    
2 Jun 1940 - Sep 1940 Bernay    
Sep 1940 - Dec 1940 Amiens    
Dec 1940 - Apr 1941 Etampes-Mondesir    
6 Apr 1941 - Apr 1941 Zeltweg    
Apr 1941 - May 1941 Graz    
May 1941 - Jun 1941 Agram   (Ju 88)
Jun 1941 - Jun 1941 Wiener-Neustadt    
Jun 1941 - Aug 1941 Schippenbeil    
Aug 1941 - Dec 1941 Witebsk    
Mar 1942 - Apr 1943 Seschtschinskaja    
Apr 1943 - Jul 1943 Orel-West    
Sep 1943 - Nov 1943 Gutenfeld   (Ju 188)
Dec 1943 - 13 May 1944 Baranowitschi    
13 May 1944 - 26 Jun 1944 Bobruisk    
26 Jun 1944 - 5 Jul 1944 Pinsk    
5 Jul 1944 - 24 Jul 1944 Deblin-Ulez    
24 Jul 1944 - Dec 1944 Bielice    
Dec 1944 - Feb 1945 Sprottau    
Feb 1945 - Mar 1945 Welzow    

5.(H)/11:

Formed Oct 1940 in Grossenhain.

On 1 Feb 1944 redesignated

Served under (May 1942 - Oct 1942), (Nov 1942), (Dec 1942 - Oct 1943) and (Nov 1943 - Jan 1944).

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Unit Type
Oct 1940 - Apr 1941 Grossenhain   (Hs 126)
Jun 1941 - Jul 1941 Polonne    
Jul 1941 Zamosk(?)    
Aug 1941 Bialacerkiew(?)    
Sep 1941 - May 1942 Germany(?)   (Fw 189A)
Jun 1942 Kupjansk    
Jul 1942 Taklanoff(?)    
Aug 1942 Kalinowskaja(?)    
Oct 1942 Wosnissenskaja    
Jan 1943 Taganrog(?)    
Feb 1943 Kurgan    
May 1943 Kuteinikowo    
Jun 1943 Kurgan    

11.(H)/11:

Formed Nov 1943 in Mogilew(?) from 1.(H)/11.

Disbanded Apr 1945.

Served under (Nov 1943 - Jun 1944) and (Jul 1944 - Aug 1944).

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Unit Type
Nov 1943(?) - Mar 1944 Mogilew    
Mar 1944 - 7 Jun 1944 Bobruisk    
7 Jun 1944 - 22 Jun 1944 Pastowitschi    
22 Jun 1944 - 26 Jun 1944 Uretschje    
26 Jun 1944 - 4 Jul 1944 Baranowitschi    
4 Jul 1944 - 8 Jul 1944 Pinsk    
8 Jul 1944 - 15 Jul 1944 Strychowo    
15 Jul 1944 - 18 Jul 1944 Biala-Podlaska    
18 Jul 1944 - 24 Jul 1944 Siedlce    
24 Jul 1944 - Aug 1944 Bielany    
Aug 1944 - Dec 1944 Topolowa    
Dec 1944 - Mar 1945 Friedersdorf    
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