Kampfgruppe zur besonderen Verwendung 102

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Oberst Baur de Betaz, Mar 1940 - 5 May 1940
  • Hptm Walter Erdmann, Feb 1941 - 1 Jan 1943

Formed Mar 1940 in Germany with Ju 52 transports:

Stab/KGrzbV102 new
1./KGrzbV102 new
2./KGrzbV102 new
3./KGrzbV102 new
4./KGrzbV102 new

Partly disbanded 5 May 1940 and all the aircraft were transferred to the training schools. The Stab remained.

Reformed Feb 1941 in the Berlin area with:

Stab/KGrzbV102 new
1./KGrzbV102 new
2./KGrzbV102 new
3./KGrzbV102 new
4./KGrzbV102 new

In Apr 1941 2./KGrzbV 102 became 1./ and was reformed in the same month.

4./KGrzbV 102 was disbanded Oct 1941, but was reformed from 4./ during the same month.

In Apr 1942 3./KGrzbV 102 became 1./ and was reformed from 3./

In May 1943 redesignated III./ with :

Stab/KGrzbV102 became Stab III./TG3
1./KGrzbV102 became 9./TG3
2./KGrzbV102 became 10./TG3
3./KGrzbV102 became 11./TG3
4./KGrzbV102 became 12./TG3

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Mar 1940 - May 1940 Oldenburg X. Fliegerkorps Ju 52
Feb 1941 - Apr 1941 Berlin area   Ju 52
Apr 1941 - 25 Apr 1941 Wien XI. Fliegerkorps Ju 52
25 Apr 1941 - May 1941 Plovdiv XI. Fliegerkorps Ju 52
May 1941 - Jun 1941 Topolia* XI. Fliegerkorps Ju 52
Jun 1941 - Aug 1941 Warzaw(?) Luftflotte 2 Ju 52
Aug 1941 - Oct 1941 Borisov Luftflotte 2 Ju 52
Oct 1941 - 22 Nov 1941 Wiener-Neustadt   Ju 52
22 Nov 1941 - Jan 1942 Smolensk(?)   Ju 52
Jan 1942 - Jan 1942 Athens(?)   Ju 52
Jan 1942 - Jul 1942 Rome(?) Luftflotte 2 Ju 52
Jul 1942 - Oct 1942 Rostov(?) Luftflotte 4 Ju 52
Oct 1942 - 24 Dec 1942 Tazinskaja   Ju 52
24 Dec 1942 - Jan 1943 Ssalsk   Ju 52
Jan 1943 - 3 Feb 1943 Zverevo   Ju 52
3 Feb 1943 - Mar 1943 Mariupol   Ju 52
Mar 1943 - May 1943 Sarabus   Ju 52

* under Stab/

  • Flugzeugbestand und Bewegungsmeldungen,

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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