Sturzkampfgeschwader 165

Geschwaderkommodoren:

  • Obstlt Eberhard Baier, 1 Oct 1937 - 1 Nov 1938
  • Maj Günther Schwartzkopff, 1 Nov 1938 - 1 May 1939

Stab:

Formed 1 Oct 1937 in Kitzingen. On 1 May 1939 redesignated Stab/

Airfields and Air Base Locations

1 Oct 1937 - 1 May 1939 Schweinfurt   Hs 123, Ju 87B

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeur:

  • Maj Werner Junck, 1 Apr 1936 - 1 Oct 1936
  • ?
  • Maj Oskar Dinort, 1 Sep 1937 - 31 Jan 1939
  • Hptm Friedrich-Karl Freiherr von Dalwigk zu Lichtenfels, 1 Feb 1939 - 1 May 1939

Formed 1 Apr 1936 in Kitzingen with:

Stab I./St.G.165 new
1./St.G.165 new
2./St.G.165 new
3./St.G.165 new

On 1 Jun 1939 redesignated I./ with :

Stab I./St.G.165 became Stab I./St.G.77
1./St.G.165 became 1./St.G.77
2./St.G.165 became 2./St.G.77
3./St.G.165 became 3./St.G.77

Airfields and Air Base Locations

1 Apr 1936 - 1 Jun 1939 Kitzingen   He 51, Ar 65, Hs 123

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?
  • Hptm Graf Clemens von Schönborn-Wiesentheid, Sep 1937 - 1 May 1939

Formed 1 Apr 1937 in Schweinfurt with:

Stab II./St.G.165 new
4./St.G.165 new
5./St.G.165 new
6./St.G.165 new

On 1 May 1939 redesignated II./ with :

Stab II./St.G.165 became Stab II./St.G.77
4./St.G.165 became 4./St.G.77
5./St.G.165 became 5./St.G.77
6./St.G.165 became 6./St.G.77

Airfields and Air Base Locations

1 Apr 1937 - 1 May 1939 Schweinfurt   Hs 123, Ju 87B

III. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Anton Keil, 1 Apr 1937 - 1 May 1939

Formed 1 Apr 1937 in Fürstenfeldbrück with:

Stab III./St.G.165 new
7./St.G.165 new
8./St.G.165 new
9./St.G.165 new

On 1 May 1939 redesignated III./ with :

Stab III./St.G.165 became Stab III./St.G.51
7./St.G.165 became 7./St.G.51
8./St.G.165 became 8./St.G.51
9./St.G.165 became 9./St.G.51

Airfields and Air Base Locations

1 Apr 1937 - Sep 1937 Fürstenfeldbrück   Hs 123
Sep 1937 - 1 May 1939 Wertheim   Hs 123, Ju 87B

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