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Jagdgeschwader 301


Geschwaderkommodore:

  • ObLt Helmut Weinreich, 10.43 - 19.11.43
  • Maj Manfred Mössinger, 11.43 - 9.44
  • ObLt Fritz Aufhammer, 9.44 - 5.45

Stab:

Formed 10.43 in Neubiberg. JG301 was ordered formed on 26.9.43.

Bases
10.43 - 1.44 Neubiberg 7. JD Bf 109G
1.44 - 10.44 Schleissheim Bf 109G, Fw 190A
10.44 - 1.45 Stendal 1. JD Fw 190A
1.45 - 2.45 Welzow 1. JD Fw 190A
3.45 - 4.45 Atteno 1. JD Fw 190A, Ta 152
5.45 (Schleswig-Holstein) 2. JD Ta 152

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?

Formed 9.43 in Neubiberg/Donau. In 11.43 redesignated I./JG302.

Reformed 11.43 in Gardelegen.

Bases
9.43 - 11.43 Neubiberg 7. JD Bf 109G
11.43 - 12.43 Gardelegen 1. JD Bf 109G
12.43 - 4.5.44 Neubiberg* 7. JD Bf 109G
4.5.44 - 13.6.44 Holzkirchen
13.6.44 - 21.8.44 Epinoy 4. JD Bf 109G
21.8.44 - 1.45 Salzwedel 1. JD Fw 190A
1.45 - 2.45 Finsterwalde 1. JD Fw 190A
3.45 - 5.45 Salzwedel 1. JD Fw 190A/D
5.45 (Schleswig-Holstein) 2. JD Fw 190A/D

* 3.44: 1./JG301 at Neubiberg, 2./JG301 at Leipheim and 3./JG301 at Zerbst.

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?
  • Hptm Herbert Nölter, ? - 31.12.44
  • ?

Formed 10.43 in Altenburg from parts of II./JG300. Did not have its own aircraft until 11.43, and until then shared those used by I./JG11. In 11.43 renamed II./JG302.

Reformed 11.43 in Seyring from 10./JG4.

Bases
10.43 - 11.43 Altenburg 7. JD Bf 109G
11.43 - 29.4.44 Wien-Seyring 7. JD Bf 109G
29.4.44 - 6.44 Targsorul-Nou* Bf 109G
14.6.44 - 26.6.44 Busherischte* Jafü Balkan Bf 109G
26.6.44 - 8.44 Wrasdebna* Jafü Balkan Bf 109G
8.44 - 8.9.44 Wien-Seyring Bf 109G
8.9.44 - 12.9.44 Brandenburg-Briest Bf 109G
12.9.44 - 1.45 Sachau 1. JD Fw 190A, Bf 109G
1.45 - 2.45 Welzow 1. JD Fw 190A
2.45 - 3.45 Finsterwalde 1. JD Fw 190A
3.45 - 5.45 Salzwedel 1. JD Fw 190A/D
5.45 (Schleswig-Holstein) 2. JD Fw 190A/D

* 4./JG301 at Wrasdebna, 5.5.44 - 4.6.44; at Targsorul-Nou, 4.6.44 - 10.6.44; at Mizil, 10.6.44 - 8.44;

* 5./JG301 at Wrasdebna, a few days around 7.5.44;

* 6./JG301 at Targsorul-Nou, 19.5.44 - 20.7.44; at Meri, 20.7.44 - 8.44;

III. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?

Formed 11.43 in Zerbst, but was renamed III./JG300 in the same month.

Reformed 11.43 at Zerbst, but was disbanded 5.44.

Reformed again in 9.44 at Alperstedt from parts of I./JG302.

Bases
11.43 - 1.4.44 Zerbst* 1. JD Bf 109G
1.4.44 - 14.4.44 Wien-Seyring* Bf 109G
4.44 - 5.44 Gross Sachsenheim* 7. JD Bf 109G
9.44 - 10.44 Alperstedt 7. JD? Fw 190A
10.44 - 1.45 Stendal 1. JD Fw 190A
1.45 - 2.45 Atteno/Luckau 1. JD Fw 190A/D
2.45 - 4.45 Sachau Fw 190A/D
5.45 (Schleswig-Holstein) 2. JD Fw 190A/D

* 10./JG301 at Targsorul-Nou, 1.44 - 13.3.44; at Otopeni, 13.3.44 - 27.4.44; and again Targsorul-Nou, 27.4.44 - 31.5.44.

IV. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?

Formed 24.11.44 at Gardelegen from II./JG7. Disbanded 19.3.45.

Bases
11.44 - 1.45 Gardelegen 1. JD Bf 109G
1.45 - 13.2.45 Wittstock 1. JD Bf 109G
14.2.45 - 2.45 Gahro Bf 109G
2.45 - 2.3.45 Stendal Bf 109G
2.3.45 - 4.45 Gardelegen 1. JD Bf 109G