Sonderkommando Dora

Formed Jul 1942 at Oase Hon, 500km SE of Tripoli, to guard the southern flank in North Africa. In the summer 1942, combat detachments had been placed at Oase Um el Araneb, Oase el Gatrun and Oase Bir Musciuru (all in southern Libya). The 3 detachments were supported and supplied by Sonderkommando Dora from Oase Hon.

In late Dec 1942 withdrawn to Tunis, and was disbanded Jan 1943.

Aircraft used: He 111, Hs 126, Fi 156, Fw 58, DFS.230, Go 242 and Go 244

This webpage was updated 30th May 2022