Ergänzungs-Fernaufklärungsgruppe

Gruppenkommandeure:

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  • Obstlt Hans-Gunther Obernitz, 16 Dec 1943 - 15 Jan 1944
  • Obstlt Gerhard Kopper, 16 Jan 1944 - 27 Dec 1944

Formed 10 Apr 1942 in Weimar-Nohra from with:

Stab/Erg.FAGr. from Stab/Erg.Aufkl.Gruppe ObdL
1./Erg.FAGr. from 1./Erg.Aufkl.Gruppe ObdL
2./Erg.FAGr. from 2./Erg.Aufkl.Gruppe ObdL
3./Erg.FAGr. new

4.(Nacht)/Erg.FAGr was formed 10 May 1943 in Brieg, and on the same date 5.(See)/Erg.FAGr. was formed in Rahmel.

1. and 3./Erg.FAGr. was disbanded 11 Sep 1944.

On 10 Jan 1945 redesignated II./ with :

Stab/Erg.FAGr. became Stab II./EAG1
2./Erg.FAGr. became 5./EAG1
4./Erg.FAGr. became 6./EAG1
5./Erg.FAGr. became 7./EAG1

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
10 Apr 1942 - 1 Aug 1943 Weimar-Nohra*   **
1 Aug 1943 - Aug 1944 Posen*   **
Aug 1944 - Nov 1944 Prague-Rusin*   **
Nov 1944 - Jan 1945 Pütnitz*   **

* 1. Staffel at Saloniki-Sedes, 16 Mar 1943 - Aug 1943; 4. Staffel at Brieg, 10 May 1943 - Jan 1945; 5. Staffel at Rahmel, May 1943 - Jan 1945

** Bf 110, Do 17, Do 217, He 111, Ju 88, Ju 188 and Me 410

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This webpage was updated 30th May 2022