JV44

Jagdverband 44

Kommandeure:

  • GenMaj Adolf Galland, 10 Jan 1945 - 26 Apr 1945
  • Obstlt Heinz Bur, 26 Apr 1945 - 3 May 1945

Formed 10 Jan 1945 in Brandenburg-Briest with 60 Me 262A and many elite pilots:

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On 3 May 1945 redesignated with :

Stab/JV44 became Stab IV./JG7
1./JV44 became 13./JG7
2./JV44 became 14./JG7
3./JV44 became 15./JG7

but surrendered a few days later.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
24 Feb 1945 - 3 Apr 1945 Brandenburg-Briest 1. JD Me 262A
3 Apr 1945 - 29 Apr 1945 München-Riem 7. JD Me 262A
29 Apr 1945 - 3 May 1945 Salzburg-Maxglan 8. JD Me 262A

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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