Luftnachrichten-Abteilung 62

Formed Oct 1941 in with:

  • Stab/Ln.Abt.62 new
    • 1./Ln.Abt.62 new
    • 2./Ln.Abt.62 new
    • 3./Ln.Abt.62 new
    • Ger.Kol./Ln.Abt.62 new
  • In May 1943:

    Stab/Ln.Abt.62 became Stab I./
    1./Ln.Abt.62 became 1./Luftnachrichten-Regiment 211
    2./Ln.Abt.62 became 2./Luftnachrichten-Regiment 211
    3./Ln.Abt.62 became 3./Luftnachrichten-Regiment 211

    Reformed May 1943 in Italy:

    • Stab/Ln.Abt.62 new
      • 1./Ln.Abt.62 from Luftnachrichten-Abteilung Tunis
      • 2./Ln.Abt.62 new
      • 3./Ln.Abt.62 from Luftnachrichten-Abteilung Tunis
    • Reorganised Feb 1944:

      Stab/Ln.Abt.62 no change
      1./Ln.Abt.62 became 15./Ln.Rgt.200; reformed from 1./Ln.Abt.63
      2./Ln.Abt.62 was disbanded: reformed from Flughafen-Bereichs-Ln.Kompanie zbV 7
      3./Ln.Abt.62 was disbanded; reformed from Luftnachrichten-Funk-Kompanie zbV 1
      4./Ln.Abt.62 new

      Service:

      • Oct 1941 - May 1943 under probably based in Tillburg
      • May 1943 - May 1945 in Italy
      • 1./Ln.Abt.62 with a Freya radar at Cap Licosa, Jun 1943 - Sep 1943
      • 1./Ln.Abt.62 with a Freya radar, in area between Ravenna and Ancona, Oct 1943
      • 1./Ln.Abt.62 in Viterbo, 5 Nov 1943

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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