Jagdgeschwader 142 'Horst Wessel'

Geschwaderkommodoren:

  • Oberst Kurt-Bertram von Döring, 1 Nov 1938 - 1 Jan 1939

Stab:

Formed 1 Nov 1938 in Dortmund from On 1 Jan 1939 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Nov 1938 - 1 Jan 1939 Dortmund   Bf 109D

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Obstlt Hermann Frommherz, 1 Nov 1938 - 1 Jan 1939

Formed 1 Nov 1938 in Dortmund from with:

Stab I./JG142 from Stab I./JG134
1./JG142 from 1./JG134
2./JG142 from 2./JG134
3./JG142 from 3./JG134

On 1 Jan 1939 redesignated with :

Stab I./JG142 became Stab I./ZG142
1./JG142 became 1./ZG142
2./JG142 became 2./ZG142
3./JG142 became 3./ZG142

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Nov 1938 - 1 Jan 1939 Dortmund   Bf 109D

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Maj Friedrich Vollbracht, 1 Nov 1938 - 1 Jan 1939

Formed 1 Nov 1938 in Werl from with:

Stab II./JG142 from Stab II./JG134
4./JG142 from 4./JG134
5./JG142 from 5./JG134
6./JG142 from 6./JG134

On 1 Jan 1939 redesignated with :

Stab II./JG142 became Stab II./ZG142
4./JG142 became 4./ZG142
5./JG142 became 5./ZG142
6./JG142 became 6./ZG142

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Nov 1938 - 1 Jan 1939 Werl   Bf 109D

III. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Johannes Schalk, 1 Nov 1939 - 1 Jan 1939

Formed 1 Nov 1938 in Lippstadt from with:

Stab III./JG142 from Stab IV./JG134
7./JG142 from 10./JG134
8./JG142 from 11./JG134
9./JG142 from 12./JG134

On 1 Jan 1939 redesignated with :

Stab III./JG142 became Stab III./ZG142
7./JG142 became 7./ZG142
8./JG142 became 8./ZG142
9./JG142 became 9./ZG142

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Nov 1938 - 1 Jan 1939 Lippstadt   Bf 109D

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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