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Trägergruppe 186


Gruppenkommandeure (I./186):

  • Maj Walter Hagen, 15.9.39 - 5.7.40

Gruppenkommandeure (II./186):

  • Maj Walter Hagen, 39 - 15.9.39
  • Maj Heinrich Seeliger, 15.9.39 - 5.7.40

II./186 was ordered formed 1.8.38 at Bug/Rügen, but was cancelled 22.10.38.

Reformed 1.11.38 in Kiel-Holtenau: 4. (Stuka)/186 with Ju87B, and 6.(Jagd)/186 on 15.11.38 with Bf 109B from 4./JG136.

5.(Jagd)/186 was formed 15.7.39.

On 10.9.39 Stab I (Stuka)/186 was formed in Kiel-Holtenau, together with 1. and 2./186, and 4./186 were renamed 3./186.
Stab II (Jagd)/186 was also formed, but the new 4. (Jagd)/186 was not formed until 11.10.39.

Trägergruppe 186 now consisted of the following units:

I. (Stuka)/186 with 1. - 3. Staffeln, Ju 87B
II. (Jagd)/186 with 4. - 6. Staffeln, Bf 109B

On 29.2.40 a new 4./186 was formed from 2./JGr. 101. On 27.6.40 4./186 moved to Köln-Ostheim, and was renamed 3./Erprobungsgruppe 210.

TrGr. 186 was disbanded 5.7.40, I./186 became III./St.G. 1 and II./186 became III./JG77.

Bases


I./186
1.11.38 - 24.8.39 Köln-Ostheim Ju 87B
24.8.39 - 2.9.39 Stolp-West 1. Flieger-Division Ju 87B
2.9.39 - 6.9.39 Brüsterort Ju 87B
6.9.39 - 10.39 Lauenburg, Danzig, Radom Ju 87B
10.39 - 8.11.39 Kiel-Holtenau Ju 87B
8.11.39 - 11.4.40 Wertheim Ju 87B
11.4.40 - 12.5.40 Hennweiler II. Fliegerkorps Ju 87B
12.5.40 - 5.40 Ferschweiler II. Fliegerkorps Ju 87B
5.40 - 6.40 Bastogne, Guise, Buzanzy Ju 87B
6.40 - 30.6.40 Villenauxe, Auxerre Ju 87B
30.6.40 - 5.7.40 Falaise Ju 87B

II./186
1.11.38 - 22.8.38 Kiel-Holtenau Bf 109B
22.8.38 - 3.9.39 Brüsterort* Bf 109B
3.9.39 - 6.9.39 Gutenfeld Bf 109B
6.9.39 - 21.9.39 Hage Bf 109B/E
21.9.39 - 8.11.39 Jever Bf 109E
8.11.39 - 15.3.40 Nordholz Bf 109E
15.3.40 - 24.5.40 Wangerooge Bf 109E
24.5.40 - 2.6.40 Antwerpen** Bf 109E
2.6.40 - 3.6.40 Jever Bf 109E
3.6.40 - 4.6.40 Aalborg-West Bf 109E
4.6.40 - 5.7.40 trondheim*** Bf 109E

* 6./186 moved to Brüsterort on 24.8.39. Both staffeln also used Neukuhren and Rauschen before moving to Gutenfeld.

** On 26.5.40 to Chievres, but returned to Antwerpen the same day.

** 4./186 was stationed at Gardermoen until 19.6.40. A detachment was also stationed at Oslo-Fornebu.