Jagdgeschwader 143 (schwere)

I. Gruppe:


  • Hptm Wilhelm Lessmann, 1 Nov 1938 - 1 Jan 1939

Formed 1 Nov 1938 in Illesheim from with:

Stab I./JG143 from Stab III./JG234
1./JG143 from 4./JG234
2./JG143 from 5./JG234
3./JG143 from 6./JG234

On 1 Jan 1939 redesignated with :

Stab I./JG143 became Stab I./ZG143
1./JG143 became 1./ZG143
2./JG143 became 2./ZG143
3./JG143 became 3./ZG143

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Nov 1938 - 1 Jan 1939 Illesheim   Ar 68E, Bf 109D
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