Ergänzungs-Jagdgruppe Süd

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Maj Alfred Muller, 2 Feb 1942 - 30 Aug 1943
  • Maj Heinz Bur, 1 Sep 1943 - 20 Dec 1943
  • Hptm Robert Olejnik (acting), 21 Dec 1943 - 24 Dec 1943
  • Maj Erhard Braune, 25 Dec 1943 - 31 Oct 1944

Formed 2 Feb 1942 in Mannheim-Sandhofen with:

Stab/EJGr.Süd from Stab of
1./EJGr.Süd from
2./EJGr.Süd from 2. Ausbildungsstaffel/JG27
3./EJGr.Süd from

Ergänzungs-Jagdgruppe Süd was renamed Jagdgruppe Süd on 25 Nov 1942

On 14 Mar 1943 1./JGr.Süd and exchanged designations.

4./JGr.Süd was formed 1 Jun 1943 in Marseille-Marignane.

On 10 May 1944 4./JGr.Süd and exchanged designations, and on 7 Jun 1944 2./JGr.Süd and exchanged designations.

On 1 Nov 1944 JGr.Süd was redesignated with :

Stab/JGr.Süd became Stab II./EJG1
1./JGr.Süd became 5./EJG1
2./JGr.Süd became 6./EJG1
3./JGr.Süd became 7./EJG1
4./JGr.Süd became 8./EJG1

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Unit Type
2 Feb 1942 - 5 Oct 1942 Mannheim-Sandhofen*   Bf 109E/F/G
6 Oct 1942 - Nov 1942 Villacoublay-Süd*   Bf 109E/F/G
Nov 1942 - Aug 1943 Salon de Provence*   Bf 109E/F/G
Aug 1943 - Jun 1944 Orange-Caritat*   Bf 109F/G, Fw 190A
Jun 1944 - 20 Jun 1944 Ansbach*   Bf 109G, Fw 190A
21 Jun 1944 - Aug 1944 Hohensalza*   Bf 109G, Fw 190A
Aug 1944 - 1 Nov 1944 Strausberg*   Bf 109G, Fw 190A

* 1./Süd at Darmstadt-Griesheim (Apr 1942 - Oct 1942), Landes de Bussac (Oct 1942 - 14 Mar 1943), Marseille-Marignane (15 Mar 1943 - 13 Jun 1943), Orange-Caritat (14 Jun 1943 - Jun 1944) and Hohensalza (Jun 1944 - Aug 1944)

* 2./Süd at Aalborg-Ost (2 Feb 1942 - 9 Feb 1942), Bonn-Hangelar (10 Feb 1942 - 17 Feb 1942), Wiesbaden-Erbenheim (18 Feb 1942 - 25 Feb 1942), St. Jean d´Angely (9 Nov 1942 - 23 Nov 1942), Avignon-Pujaut (24 Nov 1942 - 1943), Salon de Provence (1943 - Aug 1943), Avignon-Pujaut (Aug 1943 - 15 May 1944), Gabbert (19 May 1944 - 7 Jun 1944), Avignon-Pujaut (8 Jun 1944 - 10 Jun 1944), Liegnitz (11 Jun 1944 - 24 Jun 1944), Hohensalza (25 Jun 1944 - 18 Aug 1944), Neuruppin (19 Aug 1944 - 15 Sep 1944) and Werneuchen (16 Sep 1944 - 31 Oct 1944)

* 3./Süd at Düsseldorf-Lohausen (2 Feb 1942 - 15 Mar 1942), Mannheim-Sandhofen (16 Mar 1942 - Oct 1942), Villacoublay-Süd (Oct 1942 - Nov 1942), Nimes-Courbessac (Nov 1942 - 10 Jun 1944), Hohensalza (22 Jun 1944 - 31 Jul 1944), Konigsberg-Neumark (Aug 1944 - 9 Sep 1944) and Strausberg (10 Sep 1944 - 31 Oct 1944).

* 4./Süd at Marseille-Marignane (1 Jun 1943 - 5 Jun 1943), Orange-Caritat (6 Jun 1943 - Aug 1943), Salon de Provence (Aug 1943 - 24 Aug 1943), Marseille-Marignane (Sep 1943 - 10 May 1944), Tarbes-Ossun (11 May 1944 - 21 May 1944), Avignon-Pujaut (19 May 1944 - 10 Jun 1944), Hohensalza (22 Jun 1944 - 9 Aug 1944) and Neuruppin (10 Aug 1944 - 31 Oct 1944).

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This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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