11. Staffel III. Gruppe Jagdgeschwader 11 - 11./JG11

Messerschmitt Bf 109T2 11.JG11 Black 6 Herbert Christmann WNr 7767 KD+QE Lister Norway 1944

Profile 01: This Messerschmitt Bf 109T2 11./JG11 (Black 6+) flown by Staffelkapitän Herbert Christmann was based in Lister Norway 1944. 11 Staffel III Gruppe Jagdgeschwader 11 was formed 7th Dec 1943 in Lister from Jagdstaffel Helgoland. 17th Aug 1944 united with 10./JG11 and renamed 4./JG11. The 11. staffel's Staffelkapitän was Olt Herbert Christmann, 12.43 - 15.8.44. 11./JG11 and 10./JG11 was known as Kommando Skagerrak between 7.12.43 and 6.44. Its main Bases from 7th Dec 1843 to July 1944 was Lister in Norway with a detachment stationed at Kjevik and under the overall control of 2. Jagddivision (2. JD) and used Bf 109T. Later the unit was put under the control of 5. Jagddivision (5. JD) and operated out of Bönninghardt(?) from July 1944 to 17th Aug 1944.

Messerschmitt Bf 109T2 11./JG11 Black 6 Herbert Christmann WNr 7767 KD+QE Lister Norway 1944

Photo 01: Messerschmitt Bf 109T2 11.JG11 Black 6 Herbert Christmann WNr 7767 KD+QE Lister Norway 1944

Source: Waffen-Arsenal Waffen und Fahrzeuge der Heere und Luftstreitkräfte Sonderband S-38 - MESSERSCHMITT Bf 109 IM EINSATZ

Messerschmitt Bf 109 T-2 11./JG11 (Black 11+) Lister Norway 1944

Profile 01: This Messerschmitt Bf 109T2 11./JG11 (Black 11+) was based in Lister Norway 1944. 11. Staffel III. Gruppe Jagdgeschwader 11 was formed 7th Dec 1943 in Lister from Jagdstaffel Helgoland. 17th Aug 1944 united with 10./JG11 and renamed 4./JG11. The 11. staffel's Staffelkapitän was Olt Herbert Christmann, 12.43 - 15.8.44. 11./JG11 and 10./JG11 was known as Kommando Skagerrak between 7.12.43 and 6.44. Its main Bases from 7th Dec 1843 to July 1944 was Lister in Norway with a detachment stationed at Kjevik and under the overall control of 2. Jagddivision (2. JD) and used Bf 109T. Later the unit was put under the control of 5. Jagddivision (5. JD) and operated out of Bönninghardt(?) from July 1944 to 17th Aug 1944.

 
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Luftwaffe pilot Herbert Christmann

Units: 1./JGr Süd (8/43), Stfkpt 1./JG-11 (8/44)

Awards: EP, EK 1 & 2, Fighter Operational Clasp

Known Aircraft: Bf 109T-2 'Black 6', Fw 190A-8 WNr 173064 'White 4' (lost )

Remarks: KIA during aerial combat over Dammartin. Flew from Lister, Germany (Reich Defense) June, 1944. One known victory, a B-17 S of St. Goar on 17 August, 1943. His 4th a B-17 N of Nordeney on 11 December, 1943. His 5th a B-17 at Hopsten-Bramsche on 22 February, 1944.

Asisbiz database list of 2 aerial victories for Herbert Christmann

Date Pilot Name Unit Enemy A/C Type Height Time Location
Saturday, December 11, 1943 Herbert Christmann Stab /JG11 B-17 Fortress 8000m 12:10 AP-95 (N Nordeney)
Tuesday, February 22, 1944 Herbert Christmann 11./JG11 B-17 Fortress   14:50 GQ (Hopsten-Bramsche)

 

 Some of the most widely used Book References:

  • Jagdwaffe: Battle of Britain: Phase One: July-August 1940 (Luftwaffe Colours: Volume Two, Section 1) Paperback Eric Mombeek (Author), David Wadman (Author), Eddie J Creek (Author)
  • Jagdwaffe: Battle of Britain: Phase Two: August-September 1940 (Luftwaffe Colours: Volume Two, Section 2) Paperback Eric Mombeek (Author), David Wadman (Author), Martin Pegg (Author)
  • Jagdwaffe: Battle of Britain: Phase Three: September-October 1940 (Luftwaffe Colours: Volume Two, Section 3) Paperback Eric Mombeek (Author), David Wadman (Author), Martin Pegg (Author)
  • Jagdwaffe: Battle of Britain: Phase Four: November 1940-June 1941 (Luftwaffe Colours: Volume Two, Section 4) Paperback Eric Mombeek (Author), David Wadman (Author), Martin Pegg (Author)

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  • Flugzeug Publikations GmbH (German) - http://vdmedien.com/flugzeug-publikations-gmbh-hersteller_verlag-vdm-heinz-nickel-33.html
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  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://boutique.editions-lariviere.fr/site/abonnement-le-fana-de-l-aviation-626-4-6.html
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://www.pdfmagazines.org/tags/Le+Fana+De+L+Aviation/
  • Osprey (English) - http://www.ospreypublishing.com/
  • Revi Magazines (Czech) - http://www.revi.cz/