Kampfgeschwader 252

Geschwaderkommodoren:

  • Oberst Johannes Fink, 1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939

Stab:

Formed 1 Nov 1938 in Cottbus. On 1 May 1939 redesignated Stab/

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939 Cottbus    

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Maj Werner Krahl, 1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939

Formed 1 Nov 1938 in Cottbus with:

Stab I./KG252 new
1./KG252 new
2./KG252 new
3./KG252 new

On 1 May 1939 redesignated I./ with :

Stab I./KG252 became Stab I./KG2
1./KG252 became 1./KG2
2./KG252 became 2./KG2
3./KG252 became 3./KG2

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939 Cottbus    

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Oberst Bernhard Georgi, 1 Nov 1938 - 28 Feb 1939
  • Obstlt Paul Weitkus, 1 Mar 1939 - 1 May 1939

Formed 1 Nov 1938 in Liegnitz from IV./ with:

Stab II./KG252 from Stab IV./KG153
4./KG252 from 10./KG153
5./KG252 from 11./KG153
6./KG252 from 12./KG153

On 1 May 1939 redesignated II./ with :

Stab II./KG252 became Stab II./KG2
4./KG252 became 4./KG2
5./KG252 became 5./KG2
6./KG252 became 6./KG2

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939 Liegnitz    

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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