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2./JG 3 versions

1. Staffel I. Gruppe Jagdgeschwader 3 'Udet' - 1./JG3

2. Staffel I. Gruppe Jagdgeschwader 3 'Udet' - 2./JG3

Messerschmitt Bf 109E 3./JG2 (Red 6+) Emil Omert based at Zerbst Saxony Germany December 1939

Zerbst is a town in the district of Anhalt-Bitterfeld, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Until the administrative reform of 2007, Zerbst was the capital of the Anhalt-Zerbst district. Wikipedia 0-Emblem-2.JG3-denoting-Sudeten-Deutsch-Partei-0A

3. Staffel I. Gruppe Jagdgeschwader 3 'Udet' - 3./JG3

 

 

 
 IL-2 Sturmovik 'Cliff's of Dover' - COD game skins
COD game skin by asisbiz Bf 109E1 2JG3 Zerbst red 14 emblem both sides winter 1939 40
COD game skin by asisbiz Bf 109E1 2JG3 Zerbst red 14 emblem one side winter 1939 40
COD game skin by asisbiz Bf 109E1 2JG3 Zerbst red 6 emblem both sides winter 1939 40
COD game skin by asisbiz Bf 109E1 2JG3 Zerbst red 6 emblem one side winter 1939 40
COD game skin by asisbiz Bf 109E1 2JG3 Zerbst red 9 emblem both sides winter 1939 40
COD game skin by asisbiz Bf 109E1 2JG3 Zerbst red 9 emblem one side winter 1939 40

 



Luftwaffe pilot Matthias Massmann

Units: JG-51, 7./JG-3 (Channel)

Awards: EK 1 & 2, Fighter Operational Clasp

Known Aircraft: Bf 109E-1 WNr 6316 'White 6+I' (lost 9/9/40)

Remarks: POW 9 September, 1940 after suffering engine damage during aerial combat and force landing at Copper's Field, Flimwell. One known victory, his 1st, a Fokker XXI over Rotterdam, 10 May, 1940. His 2nd & 3rd, both Spitfires E of Maidstone on 29 August, 1940. Deceased 14 October, 2003.

Luftwaffe pilot Asisbiz Database of 4 aerial victories for Matthias Massmann

Date Pilot Name Unit Enemy A/C Type Height Time Location
10-May-40 Matthias Massmann 7./JG3 Fokker     Rotterdam
10-May-40 Matthias Massmann 7./JG3 Fokker XXI     Rotterdam
29-Aug-40 Matthias Massmann 7./JG3 7200m 16.50 E Maidstone
29-Aug-40 Matthias Massmann 7./JG3   16.50  



Luftwaffe pilot Emil Omert

Units: II./JG-3(2/40), 4./JG-2(3/40), 9./JG-77(12/40), Stfkpt 8./JG-77(2/42), II./JG-77(1/44), Kdr III./JG-77(4/44)

Awards: RK(3/19/42), DK-G(3/1/43), EP(1/25/42), EK 1 & 2, Wound Badge, Fighter Operational Clasp w/Pendant

Known Aircraft: Bf 109E & F, Bf 109G-6 WNr 18447 'Blk 2', Bf 109G-6 WNr 160826 'Yellow 1' (lost 4/44)

Remarks: KIA 24 April, 1944 in 'Yellow 1' over Finta Mare after attacking American bombers over Ploesti. He had to bail out and was alledgedly killed while parachuting down. WIA 13 July 1943 in Wk# 18447 during aerial combat. 700 missions, including 125 close support sorties. 50 victories in the East. His 1st, an IK-2 at Belgrad on 6 April, 1941. 5 Soviet bombers on 26 June, 1941 along the Romanian coast. His 40th victory, an R-5 on 24 January, 1942. A LaGG-3 on 12 September, 1942. At least 5 victories in the Desert. Additional victories included 25 AC destroyed on the ground and on Soviet motor torpedo boat sunk. His 65th victory, a Spitfire IX 15 km NE of Nettuno on 19 February, 1944. Two B-24's in the Balkans on 5 April, 1944. His 69th a B-24 on 15 April, 1944 in the Balkans. His 70th a B-24, also in the Balkans, on 21 April, 1944. Bowers/Lednicer, 70 victories

Luftwaffe pilot Asisbiz database: 36 of aerial victories for Emil Omert

Date Pilot Name Unit Enemy A/C Type Height Time Location
06-Apr-41 Emil Omert 9./JG77 Ikarus   12.40  
06-Apr-41 Emil Omert 9./JG77 Bf 109E      
23-May-41 Emil Omert 9./JG77   15.50  
26-May-41 Emil Omert 9./JG77      
24-Jan-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 R-5   16.05  
23-Feb-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 I-153   11.20  
16-Mar-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 DB-3 200m 10.58 5682
20-May-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 Pe-2 2000m 04.07 79 241
26-May-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 Il-2 Sturmovik 10m 14.10 60 832
12-Jun-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 Il-2 Sturmovik 20m 18.26 35 441
18-Jun-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 Il-2 Sturmovik   15.13  
18-Jun-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 Il-2 Sturmovik      
12-Sep-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 LaGG-3 2000m 14.02 10 242
07-Nov-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-40 Warhawk      
10-Dec-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-40E Warhawk 20m 10.32 91/3/5
21-Dec-42 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-40 Warhawk      
14-Jan-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-40E Warhawk Low Level 11.25 42253
31-Jan-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-38 Lightning 40m 12.48 94 143
31-Jan-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-38 Lightning 10-20m 12.43 94 153
26-Feb-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-40 Kittyhawk Low Level 15.45 04874
26-Feb-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-40 Kittyhawk 600m 08.45 04353
04-Apr-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 Spitfire IX 80m 10.57 10km NW Cekleira
23-Jun-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-38 Lightning   - -
24-Jun-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-38 Lightning   - -
27-Jul-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-51 Mustang      
10-Aug-43 Emil Omert 8./JG77 P-38 Lightning      
19-Feb-44 Emil Omert Stab II./JG77 Spitfire IX 20m 13.27 15km NE Nettuno
19-Feb-44 Emil Omert Stab II./JG77 Spitfire IX 200m 13.57 14 Ost S/GD-5 (Marta)
04-Apr-44 Emil Omert Stab III./JG77 B-24 Liberator      
04-Apr-44 Emil Omert Stab III./JG77 B-24 Liberator      
05-Apr-44 Emil Omert Stab III./JG77 B-24 Liberator 6500m 14.22 55 143
05-Apr-44 Emil Omert Stab III./JG77 B-24 Liberator 3000m 15.00 55242
05-Apr-44 Emil Omert Stab III./JG77 B-24 Liberator 6500m 14.22 55 143
05-Apr-44 Emil Omert Stab III./JG77 B-24 Liberator 3000m 15.00 55 242
15-Apr-44 Emil Omert Stab III./JG77 B-24 Liberator      
21-Apr-44 Emil Omert Stab III./JG77 B-24 Liberator      

 

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Spanish Civil War

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    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)

    Magazines: +

  • Airfix Magazines (English) - http://www.airfix.com/
  • Avions (French) - http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique10.html
  • FlyPast (English) - http://www.flypast.com/
  • Flugzeug Publikations GmbH (German) - http://vdmedien.com/flugzeug-publikations-gmbh-hersteller_verlag-vdm-heinz-nickel-33.html
  • Flugzeug Classic (German) - http://www.flugzeugclassic.de/
  • Klassiker (German) - http://shop.flugrevue.de/abo/klassiker-der-luftfahrt
  • 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/

    Web References: +

  • Wikipedia.org - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messerschmitt_Bf_109
  • Wikipedia.org - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messerschmitt_Bf_109_variants#cite_ref-100
  • Wikipedia.org - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Messerschmitt_Bf_109_operational_history
  • Flickr.com - https://www.flickr.com/photos/farinihouseoflove/2209839419/in/photostream

 

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