Jagdgeschwader 102

Jagdgeschwader 102

Geschwaderkommodoren:

  • Obstlt Jurgen Roth, 25 Feb 1943 - 31 Jul 1944
  • Maj Karl-Heinz Schnell, 1 Aug 1944 - 15 Mar 1945

Stab:

Formed 25 Feb 1943 in Zerbst from (JFS 2). Disbanded 15 Mar 1945.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location
25 Feb 1943 - Jul 1944 Zerbst
Jul 1944 - 15 Mar 1945 Flensburg-Weiche

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Leo Eggers, 25 Feb 1943 - 9 Mar 1943
  • Maj Hans Knauth, 10 Mar 1943 - 10 Sep 1944
  • Hptm Helmut Haugk, 11 Sep 1944 - 16 Apr 1945

Formed 25 Feb 1943 in Zerbst from (JFS 2) with:

    Stab I./JG102 from Stab I./JFS2
    1./JG102 from 1./JFS2
    2./JG102 from 2./JFS2
    3./JG102 from 3./JFS2

4./JG102 was formed 15 Oct 1944 in Flensburg-Weiche from

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location
25 Feb 1943 - Jul 1944 Zerbst*
Jul 1944 - 16 Apr 1945 Aalborg-Ost*

* 2./JG102 was detached to Bronkow (25 May 1944 - 1 Aug 1944), Grossenbrode (2 Aug 1944 - 10 Sep 1944) and Eggebek (11 Sep 1944 - 16 Apr 1945).

* 3./JG102 was based at Magdeburg-Ost (25 Feb 1943 - Jul 1944), but joined the rest of I./JG102 at Aalborg-Ost in Jul 1944.

* 4./JG102 was detached to Flensburg-Weiche (Oct 1944 - 23 Dec 1944), Frederikshavn (24 Dec 1944 - 11 Feb 1945), Aalborg-Ost (12 Feb 1945 - Mar 1945) and Frederikshavn again (Mar 1945 - 16 Apr 1945).

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Breigner(?), Dec 1944 - 15 Mar 1945

Formed 15 Oct 1944 in Hadersleben/Denmark from with:

    Stab II./JG102 from Stab I./JG114
    5./JG102 from 1./JG114
    6./JG102 from 2./JG114
    7./JG102 from 5./JG117
    8./JG102 new

Disbanded 15 Mar 1945.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location
15 Oct 1944 - Feb 1945 Hadersleben*
Feb 1945 - 15 Mar 1945 Flensburg*

* 5./JG102 was based at Eggebek (Oct 1944 - Mar 1945), while 6. - 8./JG102 were all based at Flensburg (Oct 1944 - Mar 1945)

Aircraft used 1943 - 45: Ar 66, Ar 68, Ar 96, Bf 108, Bf 109, Bu 131, Bu 133, Fw 56, Fw 190, He 51, NA-64 and Si 204

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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