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Jagdgeschwader 302


Geschwaderkommodore:

  • Maj Ewald Janssen, 11.43 - 6.44

Stab:

Formed 11.43 in Stade. Formation of JG302 was ordered on 26.9.39. Disbanded June 1944.

Bases
11.43 - 1.44 Stade Bf 109G
1.44 - 19.5.44 Döberitz Bf 109G
19.5.44 - 6.6.44 Völkenrode Bf 109G

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?

Formed 11.43 at Jüterbog-Waldlager from I./JG301. 4./JG302 was formed 6.44. On 30.9.44 redesignated III./JG301.

Bases
11.43 - 5.5.44 Jüterbog-Waldlager* Bf 109G
4.44 - 6.44 Wien-Seyring Bf 109G
14.6.44 - 8.44 Götzendorf Bf 109G
8.44 -6.9.44 Schafstädt Bf 109G
6.9.44 - 10.44 Alperstedt Bf 109G

* 1./JG302 was based at Malmi/Helsinki, 2.44 - 15.5.44, as Einsatzkommando Helsinki (Jafü Ostland).

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?

Formed 11.43 at Ludwigslust from II./JG301. Did not have its own aircraft until 1.44, and until then shared those used by I./JG11 and III./JG54. Disbanded in June 1944, and all crews were transferred to III./JG300.

Bases
11.43 - 6.6.44 Ludwigslust Fw 190A, Bf 109G

III. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • ?

Formed 11.43 in Oldenburg from III./JG300. Did not have its own aircraft until 1.44, and until then shared those used by III./JG11. Disbanded in June 1944.

Bases
11.43 - 27.4.44 Oldenburg Bf 109G
27.4.44 - 3.5.44 Vechta Bf 109G
3.5.44 - 6.6.44 Völkenrode Bf 109G