Chef des Stabes:
Formed 4 Feb 1938 in Berlin from Luftgau-Kommando IV.
On 3 Oct 1939 part of the Stab was used to form I. Flakkorps.
Known as Luftgau-Kommando III/IV Dec 1941 - Feb 1943.
Zweigstellen in Posen (1942) and Dresden (1943/44).
|4 Feb 1938 - 3 May 1945||Berlin|
On 19 Dec 1944 it had been planned that Flughafenbereichs-Kommando 5/III, 7/III and 11/VI, were to be transferred to Luftgau-Kommando XVI, and that 6/XI was to have been added from Luftgau-Kommando XI. This plan was cancelled 24 Jan 1945. Instead the Befehlsstelle Dresden des Luftgau-Kommando III was formed on 14 Feb 1945, and took control of Flughafenbereichs-Kommando 5/III, 7/III and 26/III.
|4 Feb 1938 - 1 Feb 1939||Luftwaffengruppenkommando 1|
|1 Feb 1939 - 24 Mar 1941||Luftflotte 1|
|24 Mar 1941 - 5 Feb 1944||Luftwaffenbefehlshaber Mitte|
|5 Feb 1944 - 8 May 1945||Luftflotte Reich|
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