Seeaufklärungsgruppe 126 - SAGr 126

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Obstlt Hermann Busch, Jul 1943 - Jun 1944
  • Maj Hans Nebelin, Jun 1944 - Sep 1944

Stab:

Formed 13 Jul 1943 in Skaramanga from

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
13 Jul 1943 - 15 Oct 1944 Skaramanga   Ar 196
16 Oct 1944 - Dec 1944 Lochstädt   Ar 196
Dec 1944 - Mar 1945 Bug/Rugen   Ar 196
Mar 1945 - May 1945 Parow   Ar 196

1./126:

Formed 13 Jul 1943 in Skaramanga from

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jul 1943 - 15 Oct 1944 Skaramanga*   Ar 196
16 Oct 1944 - Dec 1944 Lochstädt   Ar 196
Dec 1944 - Mar 1945 Bug/Rugen   Ar 196
Mar 1945 - May 1945 Parow   Ar 196

* a detachment was stationed at Volos, Oct 1943 - Jun 1944

2./126:

Formed 13 Jul 1943 in Skaramanga from

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jul 1943 - 15 Oct 1944 Skaramanga   Ar 196
16 Oct 1944 - Dec 1944 Lochstädt   Ar 196
Dec 1944 - May 1945 Parow   Ar 196*

* planned conversion to Me 410 in Feb 1945, was cancelled.

3./126:

Formed 13 Jul 1943 in Skaramanga from

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Jul 1943 - Oct 1943 Skaramanga   Ar 196
Oct 1943 - 15 Oct 1944 Leros*   Ar 196
16 Oct 1944 - Dec 1944 Lochstädt   Ar 196
Dec 1944 - Mar 1945 Bug/Rugen   Ar 196

* a detachment was stationed at Volos, Jun 1944 - Sep 1944

4./126:

Formed Dec 1943 in Süda Bay from Disbanded Sep 1944.

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Dec 1943 - 11 Sep 1944 Süda Bay   Ar 196
12 Sep 1944 - Sep 1944 Travemunde   Ar 196

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SAGr. 126 'Kills'

Asisbiz database list of 13 aerial victories for SAGr. 126

Date Pilot Name Unit Enemy A/C Type Height Time Location
Friday, October 29, 1943 Hahlbohm 2.SAGr. 126 Beaufighter 08:34 2800m 23 Ost N/57/2/8 50m
Friday, October 29, 1943 Hahlbohm 2./SAGr.126 Beaufighter 08:34 50m 23 Ost N/57/2/8
Thursday, June 01, 1944 Rupp 4./SAGr./ 126 Beaufighter 18:11 80m vor Heraklion 80m (Crete)
Thursday, June 01, 1944 Knorth 4./SAGr./ 126 Beaufighter 18:10 100m vor Heraklion (Crete)
Thursday, June 01, 1944 Haessler 4./SAGr./ 126 Beaufighter 18:12 5400m vor Heraklion (Crete)
Thursday, June 01, 1944 Chalupka 4./SAGr./ 126 Beaufighter 18:10 80m vor Heraklion 80m (Crete)
Thursday, June 01, 1944 Haessler 4./SAGr./126 Beaufighter 18:12 100m vor Heraklion (Kreta)
Thursday, June 01, 1944 Knorth 4./SAGr./126 Beaufighter 18:10 100m vor Heraklion (Kreta)
Thursday, June 01, 1944 Chalupka 4./SAGr./126 Beaufighter 18:10 80m vor Heraklion (Kreta)
Saturday, June 17, 1944 Schramm 4./SAGr./ 126 Beaufighter 10:06 20-25m 3752 (Aegean See)
Saturday, June 17, 1944 Schramm 4./SAGr./126 Beaufighter 10:06 20-25m 3752 (Aegean See)
Wednesday, September 06, 1944 Rohwerder 2./SAGr./ 126 Beaufighter 12:25 100m 48 331
Wednesday, September 06, 1944 Rohwerder 2./SAGr./126 Beaufighter 12:25 100m 48 331
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This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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