Schlachtgeschwader 2

Geschwaderkommodore:

  • Maj Wolfgang Schenk, Dec 1942 - 11 Oct 1943

Stab:

Formed 17 Dec 1942 in Gleiwitz. On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Dec 1942 - Apr 1943 Gleiwitz   Bf 109F
Apr 1943 - May 1943 Brindisi   Bf 109F, Fw 190A
May 1943 - 14 Jul 1943 Castelvetrano   Fw 190A
14 Jul 1943 - 20 Jul 1943 Vibo Valentia   Fw 190A
20 Jul 1943 - Aug 1943 Aquino   Fw 190A
Aug 1943 - Oct 1943 Ottana(?)   Fw 190A

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?

Formed 28 Sep 1942 in Comiso from Jabogruppe Afrika with:

Stab I./Sch.G.2 from Stab/Jabogruppe Afrika
1./Sch.G.2 from 1./Jabogruppe Afrika
2./Sch.G.2 new
3./Sch.G.2 from 2./Jabogruppe Afrika

On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated with :

Stab I./Sch.G.2 became Stab I./SG10
1./Sch.G.2 became 1./SG10
2./Sch.G.2 became 2./SG10
3./Sch.G.2 became 3./SG10

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Sep 1942 - Oct 1942 Comiso   Bf 109F
Oct 1942 - Nov 1942 Bir el Abd   Bf 109F
Nov 1942 - Dec 1942 Medenine   Bf 109F
Dec 1942 - Jan 1943 Gabes West   Bf 109F
Jan 1943 - Apr 1943 La Fauconnerie   Bf 109F
Apr 1943 - May 1943 Gerbini   Bf 109F, Fw 190
May 1943 - 10 Jul 1943 Milis   Bf 109F, Fw 190
10 Jul 1943 - 14 Jul 1943 Castelvetrano   Fw 190A
14 Jul 1943 - Jul 1943 Vibo Valentia   Fw 190A
Jul 1943 -Sep 1943 Aquino   Fw 190A
Sep 1943 - Oct 1943 Graz   Fw 190A

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Werner Dörnbrack(?), Dec 1942 - 18 Oct 1943

Formed 17 Dec 1942 in Gleiwitz with:

Stab II./Sch.G.2 new
5./Sch.G.2 new
6./Sch.G.2 new



7./Sch.G.2 new

On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated with :

Stab II./Sch.G.2 became Stab I./SG4
5./Sch.G.2 became
6./Sch.G.2 became 3./SG4
7./Sch.G.2 became 3./SG2

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Dec 1942 - Apr 1943 Gleiwitz   Bf 109F
Apr 1943 - May 1943 Brindisi   Bf 109F, Fw 190A
May 1943 - 10 Jul 1943 Milis   Fw 190A
10 Jul 1943 - 14 Jul 1943 Castelvetrano   Fw 190A
14 Jul 1943 - 20 Jul 1943 Vibo Valentia   Fw 190A
20 Jul 1943 - Aug 1943 Aquino   Fw 190A
Aug 1943 - Oct 1943 Ottana   Fw 190A

4. Staffel:

Staffelkapitäne:

  • Hptm Matuschek, 1943

Formed 30 Sep 1942 in Deblin-Irena from Panzerjagdstaffel 92. On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
30 Sep 1942 - 10 Nov 1942 Deblin-Irena   Hs 129
10 Nov 1942 - 20 Nov 1942 Staraset   Hs 129
20 Nov 1942 - 22 Nov 1942 Tripoli   Hs 129
22 Nov 1942 - Jan 1943 Bari   Hs 129
Jan 1943 - Jun 1943 Deblin-Irena   Hs 129
Jun 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 - Sep 1943 Poltava   Hs 129
Sep 1943 - Oct 1943 Zaporozhye   Hs 129

8. Staffel:

Staffelkapitäne:

  • Olt. Oswald, 1943

Formed Dec 1942 in El Aouina from On 18 Oct 1943 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Dec 1942 - May 1943 El Aouina   Hs 129
May 1943 - Jun 1943 Decimomanu   Hs 129
Jun 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 - Sep 1943 Poltava   Hs 129
Sep 1943 - Oct 1943 Zaporozhye   Hs 129

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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