Jagdfliegerschule 1

Kommandeure:

  • Oberst Theodor Osterkamp, 1 Nov 1937 - 20 Nov 1939
  • Obstlt Otto-Friedrich Frhr von Houwald, 20 Nov 1939 - 15 Dec 1942

Formed 1 Nov 1937 in Werneuchen as Jagdfliegerschule Werneuchen with 3 staffeln, and on 15 Jan 1940 became Jagdfliegerschule 1 (JFS 1).

Einsatz-Staffel/JFS1 was formed 17 Dec 1941 in Jever

On 14 Feb 1942 Einsatz-Staffel/JFS 1 became part of the adhoc formation, (3. staffel), and in late Mar 1942 was redesignated

On 15 Dec 1942 JFS 1 was redesignated with :

Stab/JFS1 became Stab/JG101
1./JFS1 became 1./JG101
2./JFS1 became 2./JG101
3./JFS1 became 3./JG101

Used the following aircraft: Ar 68, Ar 96, Bf 108, Bf 109, Bu 131, Do 17, Fw 56, He 45, He 51, Ju 160 and Zlin 212

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location
1 Nov 1937 - 15 Dec 1942 Werneuchen

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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