Luftgau-Kommando Westfrankreich

Kommandierender General:

  • GenMaj Walter Musshoff, Jul 1940 - 15 Aug 1940
  • Gen Dr. Eugen Weissmann, 15 Aug 1940 - 30 Jun 1944
  • Gen Karl Drum, 1 Jul 1944 - 6 Sep 1944

Chef des Stabes:

  • Oberst Alfred Erhard, 1 Dec 1940 - 30 Nov 1943
  • Oberst Dipl.Ing. Heinrich Burchard (acting) , 14 Aug 1940 - 1 Dec 1940
  • ?
  • Oberst Pilger, Apr 1944 - Sep 1944

Formed Jun 1940 in Etampes, near Paris, from

6 Sep 1944 moved to Stuttgart and was redesignated

Territory covered

  • Jun 1940 - Western and Southern France
  • Nov 1942 - took over the territory of Vichy France

Stab:

Jun 1940 - Sep 1944 Etampes

Subordinated units:

  • in Etampes [Oct 1941 - Aug 1944]
  • Flugbereitschaft/Luftgau-Kommando Westfrankreich in Etampes [Jun 1940 - Aug 1944]
  • in Charleville [Jun 1940 - Jan 1941]
  • https://asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/1-7.html" title="Luftwaffe unit history" class="link-sw">Flughafen-Bereichs-Kommando 1/VII in Chartres/Carcassone [Jul 1940 - Aug 1944]
  • in Melun-Villaroche [Nov 1942 - Aug 1944]
  • in Caen/Alencon [Jun 1940 - Jul 1944]
  • in Lisieux [Mar 1942 - Jun 1942]
  • in Chartres [Nov 1942 - Aug 1944]
  • in Bordeaux-Merignac [Jul 1940 - Aug 1944]
  • in Melun-Villaroche/Salon-de-Provence [Jul 1940 - Aug 1944]
  • in Laval [Jul 1940 - Aug 1944]
  • in Paris [Jun 1940 - Aug 1944]
  • https://asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/10-12.html" title="Luftwaffe unit history" class="link-sw">Flughafen-Bereichs-Kommando 10/XII in Morlaix [Jul 1940 - Aug 1944]
  • in Orleans-Bricy [Jul 1940 - Aug 1944]
  • in St. Dizier/Lyon [Jun 1940 - Sep 1944]
  • in Lisieux [Jun 1940 - Mar 1942]
  • in Caen [Jun 1941 - Jan 1942]
  • https://asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/11fladiv.html" title="Luftwaffe unit history" class="link-sw">11. Flak-Division in Bordeaux/Nimes [Feb 1941 - Feb 1944]
  • https://asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/13fladiv.html" title="Luftwaffe unit history" class="link-sw">13. Flak-Division in Caen/Vernon/Laval [Feb 1942 - Aug 1944]
  • https://asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/1flabrg.html" title="Luftwaffe unit history" class="link-sw">1. Flak-Brigade in Paris [Jun 1940 - Dec 1940; Apr 1944 - Sep 1944]
  • in Cambrai [Mar 1941 - Sep 1942]
  • in Dinant/Rennes/Nimes [Mar 1941 - Aug 1944]
  • in Fontenay-le-Comte/Paris [Jun 1940 - Dec 1940; Mar 1941 - May 1943]
  • in Voisin [Apr 1941 - Sep 1941]
  • https://asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/11flabrg.html" title="Luftwaffe unit history" class="link-sw">11. Flak-Brigade in Saintes/Guernsey [Nov 1942 - Nov 1943]
  • https://asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/12flabrg.html" title="Luftwaffe unit history" class="link-sw">12. Flak-Brigade in Guernsey/Saintes [Dec 1941 - Sep 1944]
  • https://asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/18flabrg.html" title="Luftwaffe unit history" class="link-sw">18. Flak-Brigade in Nimes [Jan 1943 - Nov 1943]
  • in Caen [Jul 1940 - Aug 1941]
  • https://asisbiz.com/Luftwaffe/11lvkdo.html" title="Luftwaffe unit history" class="link-sw">Luftverteidigungskommando 11 in Bordeaux [Feb 1941 - Sep 1941]

Subordinated to:

Jun 1940 - Sep 1944
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This webpage was updated 22nd April 2024

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