Flak-Regiment 25

Stab/Flak-Regiment 25 (mot.):

Kommandeure:

  • Obstlt Walter Feyerabend, 1 Oct 1936 - 1 Aug 1938
  • Obstlt Job Odebrecht, 1 Aug 1938 - 25 Nov 1938
  • Oberst Alwin Wolz, 26 Aug 1939 - 13 Feb 1942
  • Oberst Max Hecht, 14 Feb 1942 - 1 Sep 1943
  • Oberst Kurt-Julius Nabakowski, 1 Sep 1943 - 14 Dec 1943
  • Oberst Dipl.Ing. Friedrich-Wilhelm Deutsch, 15 Dec 1943 - 27 Apr 1944
  • Obstlt Hans Wermbter, 27 Apr 1944 - 21 Nov 1944
  • Oberst Ernst Herrmann, Jul 1944 - Jul 1944
  • Obstlt Hans Wermbter, Jul 1944 - 21 Nov 1944
  • Obstlt Wilhelm Röttger, 22 Nov 1944 - May 1945

Formed 1 Oct 1936 in Ludwigsburg. On 1 Aug 1938 moved to Wien-Stammersdorf, and on 25 Nov 1938 became

Reformed 26 Aug 1939 in Ludwigsburg.

Service:

  • Oct 1936 - Feb 1938 under Höh.Kdr.d.Flakart. in Luftkreis V
  • Feb 1938 - Aug 1938 under
  • Aug 1938 - Nov 1938 under Luftgaukommando XVII
  • 1939 - 1940 as Flakgruppe Stuttgart
  • May 1940 in the Oberrhein area (Freiburg)
  • 1940 - 1941 as Flakgruppe Harz ( Luftgau XI), apparently Flakgrupp eSchleswig during a short period
  • Jul 1941 in Hannover
  • 1941 - 1945 as Flakgruppe Hannover
  • 1 Nov 1943 in Hannover under with s. 2./185 (o), s. 1.-5./801 (o), s. 1.-5./521 (o), s. 1.-5./461 (o), le. Stab/871 (o), s. Stab/418 (E), Ausw.Zug 25 (mot) and Ausw.Zug 247 (o)
  • 1 Jan 1944 in Hannover under with s.165 (o), s. 2./185 (o), s.461 (o), s.521 (o), s.801 (o), le.871 (o), le. 4./772 (o), Flak-Bttr.zbV 5920 and 5925
  • 1 Feb 1944 in Hannover under with s.165 (o), s. 2./185 (o), s.216 (o), s.461 (o), s.521 (o), s.801 (o), le.871 (o), le. 4./772 (o), Flak-Bttr.zbV 5920 and 5925
  • 1 Mar 1944 in Hannover under with s. 2./185 (o), s.165 (o), s.216 (o), s.461 (o), s.521 (o), s.801 (o), le.871 (o), le. 4./772 (o), Flak-Bttr.zbV 5920 and 5925
  • 1 Apr 1944 in Hannover under with s.165 (o), s.216 (o), s.461 (o), s.521 (o), s.801 (o), le.871 (o), Flak-Bttr.zbV 5920, 5925, 5 le.Alarm-Flak-Bttr. (1./XI, 3./XI, 4./XI, 29./XI, 79./XI), 12 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (1./XI, 3./XI, 5./XI, 11./XI, 21./XI, 24./XI, 27./XI, 30./XI, 31./XI, 42./XI, 84./XI, 87./XI) and s.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. 207./XI
  • 1 May 1944 in Hannover under Flak-Brigade zbV, with s.165 (o), s.461 (o), s.521 (o), s.801 (o), le.871 (o), le. 1./916 (o), le. 1./972 (o)(?), Sw.139 (o), Sw.619 (o), Flak-Bttr.zbV 5920, 5925, 6 le.Alarm-Flak-Bttr. (1./XI, 3./XI, 4./XI, 29./XI, 79./XI, 156./XI), 11 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (1./XI, 3./XI, 5./XI, 14./XI, 21./XI, 24./XI, 30./XI, 31./XI, 42./XI, 84./XI, 87./XI) and s.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. 207./XI
  • 1 Jun 1944 in Hannover under with s.165 (o), s.461 (o), s.521 (o), s. 1.-6./801 (o), le.871 (o), le. 1./916 (o), Flak-Bttr.zbV 5920, 5925, 3 le.Alarm-Flak-Bttr. (1./XI, 3./XI, 79./XI), 12 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (1./XI, 3./XI, 4./XI, 5./XI, 11./XI, 14./XI, 21./XI, 24./XI, 29./XI, 30./XI, 31./XI, 87./XI) and s.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. 207./XI
  • 1 Jul 1944 in Hannover under with s.165 (o), s.461 (o), s. 2., 4./521 (o), s. 1.-6./801 (o), s. 2./306 (o), le.871 (o), le. 1./916 (o), 3 le.Alarm-Flak-Bttr. (1./XI, 3./XI, 79./XI), 14 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (1./XI, 3./XI, 4./XI, 5./XI, 11./XI, 22./XI, 24./XI, 27./XI, 29./XI, 30./XI, 31./XI, 41./XI, 84./XI, 87./XI) and s.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. 207./XI
  • 1 Aug 1944 in Hannover under with Stab, 1., 3., 5.-6./s.461 (o), Stab, 2., 4./s.521 (o), Stab, 1.-6./s.801 (o), 2./s.306 (o), 4./le.770 (o), 1., 3./le.772 (o), 1., 2., 4./le.871 (o), Flak-Bttr.zbV 5925, 7092, 10755 and 5 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (11./XI, 24./XI, 29./XI, 31./XI, 87./XI)
  • 1 Sep 1944 in Hannover under with 3.-4./s.165 (o), 2./s.306 (o); Stab/s.461 (o) with 7 batteries (1., 3., 5.-6./s.461 (o), 1.-2., 4./le.871 (o)); 2., 4./s.521 (o), 4./le.770 (o), 4./le.772 (o); Stab/s.801 (o) with 6 batteries (1.-6./s.801 (o)); Flak-Bttr.zbV 5925, 7092, 10755; 8 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (4./XI, 8./XI, 24./XI, 29./XI, 31./XI, 51./XI, 84./XI, 87./XI), le.Alarm-Flak-Bttr. 58./III and Flak-Transport-Bttr. 16./XI
  • 1 Oct 1944 in Hannover under with 3.-4./s.165 (o); Stab, 2./s.306 (o); Stab/s.461 (o) with 5 batteries (1., 3., 5.-7./s.461 (o)); 2., 4./s.521 (o); Stab, 1.-2./gem.604 (o); 4./le.770 (o); Stab/s.801 (o) with 6 batteries (1., 3.-7./s.801 (o)); 1., 2., 4./le.871 (o); s.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. 207./XI; 9 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (4./XI, 8./XI, 21./XI, 24./XI, 29./XI, 31./XI, 51./XI, 84./XI, 87./XI); le.Alarm-Flak-Bttr. 58./III; Flak-Transport-Bttr. 16./XI; Stab/Heimat-Flak-Abteilung 33./XI with 8 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (22./XI, 27./XI, 30./XI, 55./XI, 56./XI, 70. - 72./XI)
  • 1 Nov 1944 in Hannover under with 3.-4./s.165 (o); Stab/s.461 (o) with 5 batteries (1., 3., 5.-7./s.461 (o)); 2., 4./s.521 (o); 1.-2./gem.604 (o); 4./le.770 (o); Stab/s.801 (o) with 6 batteries (1., 3.-7./s.801 (o)); 2., 4./le.871 (o); s.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. 207./XI; 9 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (4./XI, 8./XI, 21./XI, 24./XI, 29./XI, 31./XI, 51./XI, 84./XI, 87./XI); le.Alarm-Flak-Bttr. 58./III; Flak-Transport-Bttr. 16./XI; Stab/Heimat-Flak-Abteilung 33./XI with 8 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (22./XI, 27./XI, 30./XI, 55./XI, 56./XI, 70. - 72./XI)
  • 1 Dec 1944 in Hannover under with 3.-4./s.165 (o); Stab, 3.-5./Lsp.206 (o); Stab/s.461 (o) with 5 batteries (1., 3., 5.-7./s.461 (o)); 2., 4./s.521 (o); 1.-2./gem.604 (o); 4./le.770 (o); Stab/s.801 (o) with 6 batteries (1., 3.-7./s.801 (o)); 2., 4./le.871 (o); s.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. 207./XI; 9 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (4./XI, 8./XI, 21./XI, 24./XI, 29./XI, 31./XI, 51./XI, 84./XI, 87./XI); le.Alarm-Flak-Bttr. 58./III; Flak-Transport-Bttr. 16./XI; Stab/Heimat-Flak-Abteilung 33./XI with 8 le.Heimat-Flak-Bttr. (22./XI, 27./XI, 30./XI, 55./XI, 56./XI, 70. - 72./XI)
  • 1945 still in Luftgau XI

I./Flak-Regiment 25 (gem. mot.):

Formed 1 Apr 1935 in Ludwigsburg from Flak-Abteilung 5 (Heer), with 1. - 5. Batterien. 1 Apr 1935 - 1 Nov 1935 used the cover designation Fahr-Abt. Ludwigsburg.

In 1942 5./25 and 9./ exchanged designations.

Service:

II./Flak-Regiment 25 (gem. mot.):

Formed 1 Oct 1936 in Göppingen with 6. - 8. Batterie, as a leichte Abteilung. On 15 Nov 1938 redesignated le.Flak-Abteilung 85.

Was to have been reformed 26 Aug 1939 during mobilization, but this was cancelled.

Reformed in Apr 1941 from now with 6. - 10. Batterien. Destroyed May 1943 in Tunisia.

Reformed Jul 1943 in Greece from:

Stab II./25 from Stab/
6./25 from 1./
7./25 from 2./
8./25 new(?)
9./25 from 1./
10./25 from 2./

Service:

III./Flak-Regiment 25 (Sw. mot.):

Was to have been formed 26 Aug 1939 during mobilization, but this was cancelled.

Formed Jan 1941 in from with 11. - 13. Batterien.

In Aug 1943 redesignated with :

Stab III./25 became Stab/
11./25 became 1./
12./25 became 2./
13./25 became 3./

Service:

  • 1941 in Friedrichshafen and Stuttgart
  • Jan 1942 - Jan 1943 as I./ supporting the Himmelbett system
  • 1942/43 in Luftgau XI
  • Oct 1942 in Rostock
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