Kampfgeschwader 155

Geschwaderkommodoren:

  • Obstlt Otto Dessloch, 1 Apr 1936 - 1 Feb 1938
  • GenMaj Wilhelm Süssmann, 1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939

Stab:

Formed 1 Apr 1936 in Ansbach. On 1 Feb 1938 redesignated Stab/

Reformed 1 Nov 1938 in Giessen from Stab/ On 1 May 1939 redesignated Stab/

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Apr 1936 - 1937 Ansbach    
1937 - 1 Feb 1938 Neukirchen    
1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939 Giessen    

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?
  • Oberst Joseph Brunner, 1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939

Formed 1 Oct 1935 in Giebelstadt as Fliegergruppe Giebelstadt, from 1 Apr 1936 I./KG155:

Stab I./KG155
1./KG155
2./KG155
3./KG155

On 1 Feb 1938 redesignated I./ with :

Stab I./KG155 became Stab I./KG158
1./KG155 became 1./KG158
2./KG155 became 2./KG158
3./KG155 became 3./KG158

Reformed 1 Nov 1938 in Langendiebach from I./ with:

Stab I./KG155 from Stab I./KG254
1./KG155 from 1./KG254
2./KG155 from 2./KG254
3./KG155 from 3./KG254

On 1 May 1939 redesignated I./ with :

Stab I./KG155 became Stab I./KG55
1./KG155 became 1./KG55
2./KG155 became 2./KG55
3./KG155 became 3./KG55

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Oct 1935 - 1 Feb 1938 Giebelstadt    
1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939 Langendiebach    

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Obstlt Fritz Löb, 1 Apr 1936 - 1 May 1936
  • Maj Anton Heidenreich, 1 May 1936 - 1 Dec 1937
  • ?
  • Obstlt Otto von Lachemair, 27 Jan 1939 - 1 May 1939

Formed 1 Apr 1936 in Ansbach-Neukirchen with:

Stab II./KG155 new
4./KG155 new
5./KG155 new
6./KG155 new

On 1 Feb 1938 redesignated II./ with :

Stab II./KG155 became Stab II./KG158
4./KG155 became 4./KG158
5./KG155 became 5./KG158
6./KG155 became 6./KG158

Reformed 1 Nov 1938 in Giessen from II./ with:

Stab II./KG155 from Stab II./KG254
4./KG155 from 4./KG254
5./KG155 from 5./KG254
6./KG155 from 6./KG254

On 1 May 1939 redesignated II./ with :

Stab II./KG155 became Stab II./KG55
4./KG155 became 4./KG55
5./KG155 became 5./KG55
6./KG155 became 6./KG55

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Apr 1936 - 1 Feb 1938 Ansbach-Neukirchen    
1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939 Giessen    

III. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Obstlt Willibald Spang, 1 Apr 1936 - 15 Mar 1937
  • Obstlt Werner Zech, 15 Mar 1937 - 1 Feb 1938

Formed 1 Apr 1936 in Schwäbisch Hall with:

Stab III./KG155 new
7./KG155 new
8./KG155 new
9./KG155 new

On 1 Feb 1938 redesignated III./ with :

Stab III./KG155 became Stab III./KG158
7./KG155 became 7./KG158
8./KG155 became 8./KG158
9./KG155 became 9./KG158

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Apr 1936 - 1 Feb 1938 Schwäbisch Hall    

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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