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Ergänzungs-Jagdgruppe Süd


Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Maj Alfred Müller, 27.1.42 - ?
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  • Hptm Erwin Clausen, 1.2.43 - 20.6.43
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  • Maj Heinz Bär, 7.8.43 - 12.43
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Formed 27.1.42 in Mannheim-Sandhofen from Ergänzungsgruppe/JG27 (Stab only), 1. staffel from Ausbildungsstaffel/JG3, 2./Süd from Ausb.Staffel/JG27 and 3./Süd from Ausb.Staffel/JG53

4./JGr. Süd was formed on 25.10.43.

The Ergänzungs-Jagdgruppe Süd was renamed Jagdgruppe Süd in 12.42. On 10.2.44 1./JGr. Süd and 4./JGr. Ost exchanged designations. On 7.6.44 2./JGr. Süd exchanged designations with 2./JGr. West, and 4./JGr. Süd with 1./JGr. West.

2.11.44 JGr. Süd was redesignated II./EJG1.

Bases
1.42 - 11.42 Mannheim-Sandhofen Bf 109E/F/G
11.42 - 10.6.44 Orange-Caritat* Bf 109F/G, Fw 190A
10.6.44 - 8.44 Hohensalza** Bf 109G, Fw 190A
8.44 - 2.11.44 Neuruppin, Straussberg Bf 109G, Fw 190A

* 1./JGr. Süd (Ausbildungs Teile) at Orange-Caritat, 11.43 - 11.5.44; 1./JGr. Süd (Einsatz Teile) at Marignane, 11.43 - 11.5.44; 1./JGr. Süd moved to Aix 12.5.44 and to Orange- Caritat 18.5.44; 2./JGr. Süd was based at Avignon 11.43 - 10.6.44; 3./JGr. Süd was based at Nimes, 2.44 - 10.6.44; 4./JGr. Süd moved to Marignane 2.44, and was based at Aix between 19.5.44 and 10.6.44.

** 1. and 4./JGr. Süd was based at Gabbert, 5.44 - 6.44