Schlachtgeschwader 1

Geschwaderkommodoren:

  • Obstlt Otto Weiss, Jan 1942 - Jun 1942
  • Obstlt Hubertus Hitschhold, 18 Jun 1942 - 25 Jun 1943
  • Obstlt Alfred Druschel, Jun 1943 - Oct 1943

Stab:

Formed 13 Jan 1942 in Werl from On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
13 Jan 1942 - 2 May 1942 Werl   Bf 109E
2 May 1942 - May 1942 Itschi-Grammatikovo   Bf 109E
May 1942 - Jul 1942 Charkow   Bf 109E
Jul 1942 - Aug 1942 Tazinskaya   Bf 109E
Aug 1942 - Nov 1942 Tusow   Bf 109E
Nov 1942 - Dec 1942 Obliwskaya   Bf 109E
Dec 1942 - Dec 1942 Morosovskaya   Bf 109E
Dec 1942 - Jan 1943 Millerovo   Bf 109E
Jan 1943 - May 1943 Voroshilovgrad   Bf 109E, Fw 190A
May 1943 - Jul 1943 Barvenkovo   Fw 190A
Jul 1943 - Jul 1943 Varvarovka   Fw 190A
Jul 1943 - Aug 1943 Orel   Fw 190A
Aug 1943 - Oct 1943 Kiev   Fw 190A

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Maj Alfred Druschel, 13 Jan 1942 - Mar 1943
  • Maj Georg Dörffel, Mar 1943 - Sep 1943
  • Hptm Siegfried Steinhoff, Sep 1943 - Oct 1943

Formed 13 Jan 1942 in Dugino from II.(Sch)/LG2 with:

Stab I./Sch.G.1 from
1./Sch.G.1 from 4./LG2
2./Sch.G.1 from 5./LG2
3./Sch.G.1 from 6./LG2

On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated with :

Stab I./Sch.G.1 became Stab II./SG77
1./Sch.G.1 was disbanded
2./Sch.G.1 became 5./SG77
3./Sch.G.1 became 6./SG77

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
13 Jan 1942 - 15 Mar 1942 Dugino   Bf 109E
15 Mar 1942 - 1 May 1942 Werl   Bf 109E
1 May 1942 - May 1942 Itschi-Grammatikovo   Bf 109E
May 1942 - 1 Jun 1942 Konstantinovka   Bf 109E
1 Jun 1942 - Jul 1942 Charkov-Rogan   Bf 109E
Jul 1942 - 31 Jul 1942 Tazinskaya   Bf 109E
31 Jul 1942 - Aug 1942 Frolow-West   Bf 109E
Aug 1942 - Nov 1942 Tusow   Bf 109E
Nov 1942 - Jan 1943 Millerovo   Bf 109E
Jan 1943 - Feb 1943 Schachty, Voroshilovgrad   Bf 109E
Feb 1943 - 14 Mar 1943 Gorlovka   Bf 109E
14 Mar 1943 - May 1943 Charkov-Nord   Bf 109E, Fw 190A
May 1943 - Jul 1943 Barvenkovo, Varvarovka   Fw 190A
Jul 1943 - 3 Aug 1943 Orel   Fw 190A
3 Aug 1943 - Aug 1943 Karachev   Fw 190A
Aug 1943 - 1 Sep 1943 Bryansk   Fw 190A
1 Sep 1943 - Sep 1943 Konotop   Fw 190A
Sep 1943 - 15 Sep 1943 Nezhin   Fw 190A
15 Sep 1943 - 18 Oct 1943 Kiev-Süd   Fw 190A

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Paul-Friedrich Darjes, 1 Mar 1942 - Sep 1942
  • Hptm Frank Neubert, Sep 1942 - Sep 1943
  • Hptm Heinz Frank, Sep 1943 - Oct 1943

Formed 13 Jan 1942 in Lippstadt with:

Stab II./Sch.G.1 new
5./Sch.G.1 new
6./Sch.G.1 new
7./Sch.G.1 new

5./Sch.G.1 was redesignated in Dec 1942, and was reformed.

On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated with :

Stab II./Sch.G.1 became Stab II./SG2
5./Sch.G.1 became 8./SG2
6./Sch.G.1 became 6./SG2
7./Sch.G.1 became 7./SG2

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
13 Jan 1942 - Apr 1942 Lippstadt   Hs 129, Hs 123
Apr 1942 - Jun 1942 Konstantinovka   Hs 129, Hs 123
Jun 1942 - Jul 1942 Charkov*   Hs 129, Hs 123
Jul 1942 - Aug 1942 Tazinskaya   Hs 129, Hs 123
Aug 1942 - Aug 1942 Frolow   Hs 129, Hs 123
Aug 1942 - Nov 1942 Tusow**   Hs 129, Hs 123
Nov 1942 - Nov 1942 Millerowo   Hs 129, Hs 123, Bf 109E
26 Nov 1942 - 6 Dec 1942 Obliwskaya   Hs 129, Hs 123, Bf 109E
6 Dec 1942 - 22 Dec 1942 Rossosch***   Hs 129, Hs 123, Bf 109E
22 Dec 1942 - Jan 1943 Voroshilovgrad   Hs 129, Hs 123, Bf 109E
Jan 1943 - 6 Feb 1943 Deblin-Irena   Fw 190A, Hs 123
6 Feb 1943 - Mar 1943 Nikolayev-Ost   Fw 190A, Hs 123
Mar 1943 - Apr 1943 Pavlograd   Fw 190A, Hs 123
Apr 1943 - 2 Jul 1943 Anapa   Fw 190A, Hs 123
2 Jul 1943 - Jul 1943 Varvarovka   Fw 190A, Hs 123
Jul 1943 - Aug 1943 Rudka   Fw 190A, Hs 123
Aug 1943 - Oct 1943 Kiev-Süd   Fw 190A, Hs 123

* detachments at Volchansk, Charkov, Shatalovka, Orel and Kursk.

** 5./Sch.G.1 to Orel Aug 1942, moved to Jesau Oct 1942, left for Africa 5 Nov 1942, and arrived at Tunis-El Aounina 29 Nov 1942.

*** 7./Sch.G.1 at Morosovskaya.

4. Staffel:

Staffelkapitäne:

  • Olt. Dornemann, 1943

Formed 13 Jan 1942 in Dugino. On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
13 Jan 1942 - Apr 1942 Dugino   Bf 109E
Apr 1942 - 6 May 1942 Lippstadt   Hs 129
6 May 1942 - 15 May 1942 Grammatikovo   Hs 129
15 May 1942 - Jun 1942 Konstantinovka   Hs 129
Jun 1942 - Jul 1942 Charkov-Rogan   Hs 129
Jul 1942 - Jan 1943 Tazinskaya*   Hs 129
Jan 1943 - 14 Mar 1943 Stalino   Hs 129
14 Mar 1943 - Apr 1943 Poltava   Hs 129
Apr 1943 - Jun 1943 Stalino-Nord   Hs 129
Jun 1943 - Jul 1943 Deblin-Irena   Hs 129
Jul 1943 - 15 Jul 1943 Varvarovka   Hs 129
15 Jul 1943 - Aug 1943 Orel-West   Hs 129
Aug 1943 - Aug 1943 Konotop   Hs 129
Aug 1943 - 21 Sep 1943 Poltava   Hs 129
21 Sep 1943 - 30 Sep 1943 Kiev-Post Wolinsk   Hs 129
30 Sep 1943 - 6 Oct 1943 Askania Nova   Hs 129
6 Oct 1943 - 18 Oct 1943 Orscha   Hs 129

* probably also at Tusow

8. Staffel:

Staffelkapitäne:

  • Lt. Orth, 1943

Formed 13 Jan 1942 in Dugino from On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
13 Jan 1942 - Apr 1942 Dugino   Hs 123
Apr 1942 - 5 May 1942 Lippstadt   Hs 129
5 May 1942 - Jul 1942 Charkov   Hs 129
Jul 1942 - Sep 1942 Morosovskaya-West   Hs 129
Sep 1942 - Dec 1942 Tusow   Hs 129
Dec 1942 - Dec 1942 Morosovskaya   Hs 129
Dec 1942 - Feb 1943 Deblin-Irena   Hs 129
Feb 1943 - Apr 1943 Zaporozhye-Ost   Hs 129
Apr 1943 - Jun 1943 Anapa, Kerch   Hs 129
Jun 1943 - 2 Jul 1943 Zaporozhye   Hs 129
2 Jul 1943 - 15 Jul 1943 Mikoyanovka   Hs 129
15 Jul 1943 - Jul 1943 Orel-West   Hs 129
Jul 1943 - Aug 1943 Karachev   Hs 129
Aug 1943 - Sep 1943 Konotop   Hs 129
Sep 1943 - 21 Sep 1943 Poltava   Hs 129
21 Sep 1943 - 30 Sep 1943 Zaporozhye   Hs 129
30 Sep 1943 - 18 Oct 1943 Kiev   Hs 129

Ergänzungsstaffel:

Formed 13 Jan 1942 in Novocherkassk from Disbanded Dec 1942.

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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