Fernaufklärungsgruppe 5

Stab/FAGr. 5:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Hermann Fischer, Jun 1943 - ?
  • Maj Erwin Fischer, ? - 1945

Formed Jun 1943 in Mont-de-Marsan.

FAGr.5 was to have converted to Do 335 from Feb 1945.

Disbanded Feb 1945.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jun 1943 - Aug 1944 Mont-de-Marsan   Ju 290A
Aug 1944 - Feb 1945 Muhldorf   none
Feb 1945 - Feb 1945 Neubiberg   none

1./FAGr. 5:

Formed Jun 1943 in Mont-de-Marsan from 3.(F)/

In Feb 1945 redesignated 1./

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jun 1943 - Aug 1944 Mont-de-Marsan   Ju 290A
Aug 1944 - Dec 1944 Muhldorf   none
Dec 1944 - Feb 1945 Neubiberg   Ju 88D

2./FAGr. 5:

Formed Jun 1943 in Mont-de-Marsan from 3.(F)/

In Feb 1945 redesignated 2./

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jun 1943 - Aug 1944 Mont-de-Marsan   Ju 290A
Aug 1944 - Feb 1945 Muhldorf   none
Feb 1945 - Feb 1945 Neubiberg   none

4./FAGr. 5:

Formed 13 May 1944 in Nantes from Hoch- und Störstaffel 2.

Disbanded Jul 1944.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
May 1944 - Jul 1944 Nantes   Ju 290A

Einsatzkommando 1./FAGr. 5:

Formed Jan 1945 in Quakenbruck(?).

In May 1945 redesignated Einsatzkommando 1./

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jan 1945 - May 1945 Quakenbruck(?)   Ar 234
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This webpage was updated 30th May 2022