Nachtjagdgeschwader 100

Stab I./NJG100:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Maj Heinrich Prince zu Sayn-Wittgenstein, 1 Aug 1943 - 5 Aug 1943
  • Maj Rudolf Schoenert, 5 Aug 1943 - 31 Dec 1943
  • Maj Alois Lechner, 1 Jan 1944 - 23 Feb 1944
  • Hptm Kurt Bonow (acting), 23 Feb 1944 - May 1944
  • Hptm Theodor Bellinghausen, May 1944 - 8 Jul 1944
  • Hptm August Fischer, 8 Jul 1944 - 8 May 1945

Formed 1 Aug 1943 in Bryansk.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Aug 1943 - Aug 1943 Bryansk   Various
Aug 1943 - May 1944 Orscha   Various
May 1944 - Jun 1944 Baranovitschi   Various
Jun 1944 - 15 Jul 1944 Biala-Podlaska   Various
16 Jul 1944 - 28 Jul 1944 Radom   Various
29 Jul 1944 - Aug 1944 Bielice   Various
Aug 1944 - 18 Oct 1944 Hohensalza   Various
18 Oct 1944 - Nov 1944 Gerdauen   Various
Nov 1944 - Dec 1944 Powunden   Various
Dec 1944 - Jan 1945 Prowehren   Various
Jan 1945 - Feb 1945 Danzig   Various
Feb 1945 - Mar 1945 Vietzkerstrand   Various
Mar 1945 - Apr 1945 Greifswald   Various
Apr 1945 - May 1945 Lübeck-Blankensee    

1./NJG100:

Formed 1 Aug 1943 in Bryansk from

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
1 Aug 1943 - Aug 1943 Bryansk   Various
Aug 1943 - Nov 1943 Schatalowka and
Seschtschinskaja
  Various
Nov 1943 - Jun 1944 Bobruisk   Various
Jun 1944 - 15 Jul 1944 Biala-Podlaska   Various
15 Jul 1944 - 28 Jul 1944 Okecie   Various
29 Jul 1944 - Aug 1944 Bielice   Various
Aug 1944 - 15 Oct 1944 Gerdauen   Various
16 Oct 1944 - Jan 1945 Prowehren   Various
Jan 1945 - Feb 1945 Danzig   Various
Feb 1945 - Mar 1945 Vietzkerstrand   Various
Mar 1945 - Apr 1945 Greifswald   Various
Apr 1945 - May 1945 Lübeck-Blankensee    

2./NJG100:

Formed 1 Aug 1943 in Stalino. In Dec 1944 2./NJG100 and 4./NJG100 exchanged designations.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Aug 1943 - Oct 1943 Stalino & Poltava   Various
Oct 1943 - Dec 1943 Kirovograd   Various
Dec 1943 - Aug 1944 Otopeni*   Various
Aug 1944 - Dec 1944 Udetfeld   Various
Dec 1944 - Jan 1945 Prowehren   Various
Jan 1945 - Feb 1945 Danzig   Various
Feb 1945 - Mar 1945 Vietzkerstrand   Various
Mar 1945 - Apr 1945 Greifswald   Various
Apr 1945 - May 1945 Lübeck-Blankensee    

* detachment at Zilistea

3./NJG100:

Formed 1 Aug 1943 in Schatalowka from parts of

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Aug 1943 - Sep 1943 Schatalowka   Various
Sep 1943 - May 1944 Orscha   Various
May 1944 - Aug 1944 Radom   Various
Aug 1944 - Oct 1944 Gerdauen   Various
Oct 1944 - Jan 1945 Prowehren   Various
Jan 1945 - Feb 1945 Danzig   Various
Feb 1945 - Mar 1945 Vietzkerstrand   Various
Mar 1945 - Apr 1945 Greifswald   Various
Apr 1945 - May 1945 Lübeck-Blankensee    

Stab II./NJG100:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Ulrich von Meien, 2 Jul 1944 - 21 Oct 1944
  • Maj Paul Zorner, 20 Jul 1944 - 8 May 1945

Formed Jun 1944 in Nisch from parts of

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jun 1944 - Aug 1944 Nisch   Various
Aug 1944 - 21 Sep 1944 Gross Beckereck   Various
21 Sep 1944 - 26 Sep 1944 Steinamanger   Various
26 Sep 1944 - 3 Oct 1944 Tapiozmarton   Various
3 Oct 1944 - Jan 1945 Malacky   Various
Jan 1945 - Feb 1945 Nowy-Dwor   Various
Feb 1945 - Mar 1945 Wiener-Seyring   Various
Mar 1945 - May 1945 Prague-Rusin    

4./NJG100:

Formed Dec 1943 in Orscha from In Dec 1944 4./NJG100 and 2./NJG100 exchanged designations.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Dec 1943 - Jan 1944 Orscha   Various
Jan 1944 - 18 Jun 1944 Reval-Laksberg*   Various
18 Jun 1944 - 15 Jul 1944 Biala Podlaska   Various
15 Jul 1944 - 27 Jul 1944 Mielec   Various
27 Jul 1944 - Aug 1944 Nasielsk   Various
Aug 1944 - Sep 1944 Debrecen   Various
Sep 1944 - Oct 1944 Prowehren   Various
Nov 1944 - Dec 1944 Powunden   Various
Dec 1944 - Jan 1945 Malacky   Various
Jan 1945 - Feb 1945 Nowy-Dwor   Various
Feb 1945 - Mar 1945 Wiener-Seyring   Various
Mar 1945 - May 1945 Prague-Rusin    

* detachments at Reval-Ulemiste, Helsinki-Malmi and Riga

5./NJG100:

Formed May 1944 in Gross Beckereck from parts of

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Aug 1944 - 21 Sep 1944 Gross Beckereck   Various
21 Sep 1944 - 26 Sep 1944 Steinamanger   Various
26 Sep 1944 - 3 Oct 1944 Tapiozmarton   Various
3 Oct 1944 - Jan 1945 Malacky   Various
Jan 1945 - Feb 1945 Nowy-Dwor   Various
Feb 1945 - Mar 1945 Wiener-Seyring   Various
Mar 1945 - May 1945 Prague-Rusin    

6./NJG100:

Formed May 1944 in Krumowo from

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
May 1944 - Aug 1944 Krumowo   Various
Aug 1944 - 12 Sep 1944 Szolnok   Various
12 Sep 1944 - 21 Sep 1944 Tapio   Various
21 Sep 1944 - 26 Sep 1944 Steinamanger   Various
26 Sep 1944 - 3 Oct 1944 Tapiozmarton   Various
3 Oct 1944 - Jan 1945 Malacky   Various
Jan 1945 - Feb 1945 Nowy-Dwor   Various
Feb 1945 - Mar 1945 Wiener-Seyring   Various
Mar 1945 - May 1945 Prague-Rusin    

NJG100 are known to have used the following aircraft: Bf 109, Bf 110, Do 217, Fw 58, Fw 189, Ju 87 and Ju 88.

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