Schnellkampfgeschwader 210

Geschwaderkommodoren:

  • Maj Walter Storp, 24 Apr 1941 - 30 Sep 1941
  • Maj Arved Cruger, 30 Sep 1941 - Jan 1942

Stab:

Formed 24 Apr 1941 in Merville. On 4 Jan 1942 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
24 Apr 1941 - May 1941 Merville   Bf 110
May 1941 - Jun 1941 Werl(?)   Bf 110
Jun 1941 - 6 Jul 1941 Radzyn   Bf 110
6 Jul 1941 - Jul 1941 Minsk-Matschulicze   Bf 110
Jul 1941 - 25 Jul 1941 Orscha(?)   Bf 110
25 Jul 1941 - 23 Aug 1941 Schatalowka-Ost   Bf 110
23 Aug 1941 - Oct 1941 Seschtschinskaya   Bf 110
Oct 1941 - 26 Nov 1941 Shaikovka   Bf 110
26 Nov 1941 - 4 Jan 1942 Lechfeld   Bf 110

I. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Karl-Heinz Stricker, 24 Apr 1941 - 13 Sep 1941
  • Maj Ulrich Diesing, 15 Sep 1941 - Jan 1942

Formed 24 Apr 1941 in Abbeville from with:

Stab I./SKG210 from Stab/Erprobungsgruppe 210
1./SKG210 from 1./Erprobungsgruppe 210
2./SKG210 from 2./Erprobungsgruppe 210
3./SKG210 from 3./Erprobungsgruppe 210

On 4 Jan 1942 redesignated with :

Stab I./SKG210 became Stab I./ZG1
1./SKG210 became 1./ZG1
2./SKG210 became 2./ZG1
3./SKG210 became 3./ZG1

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
24 Apr 1941 - May 1941 Abbeville   Bf 110
May 1941 - Jun 1941 Lippstadt   Bf 110
Jun 1941 - 7 Jul 1941 Radzyn   Bf 110
7 Jul 1941 - 12 Jul 1941 Minsk-Matschulicze   Bf 110
12 Jul 1941 - 27 Jul 1941 Orscha   Bf 110
27 Jul 1941 - 20 Aug 1941 Schatalowka-Ost   Bf 110
20 Aug 1941 - 26 Aug 1941 Vitebsk   Bf 110
26 Aug 1941 - 1 Sep 1941 Seschtschinskaya   Bf 110
1 Sep 1941 - 20 Sep 1941 Nowgorod Severski   Bf 110
20 Sep 1941 - 2 Oct 1941 Konotop   Bf 110
2 Oct 1941 - 4 Jan 1942 Landsberg/Lech*   Bf 110, Me 210

* 2./SKG210 remained in Russia, 21 Oct 1941 at Shaikovka and 14 Dec 1941 at Orel-West (probably attached to II./SKG210.) Returned to Germany during the 2nd half of Dec 1941.

II. Gruppe:

Gruppenkommandeure:

  • Hptm Rolf Kaldrack, Apr 1941 - Jan 1942

Formed 24 Apr 1941 in Stavanger-Sola from with:

Stab II./SKG210 from Stab III./ZG76
4./SKG210 from 7./ZG76
5./SKG210 from 8./ZG76
6./SKG210 from 9./ZG76

On 4 Jan 1942 redesignated with :

Stab II./SKG210 became Stab II./ZG1
4./SKG210 became 4./ZG1
5./SKG210 became 5./ZG1
6./SKG210 became 6./ZG1

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
24 Apr 1941 - May 1941 Stavanger-Sola   Bf 110
May 1941 - Jun 1941 Werl   Bf 110
Jun 1941 - 30 Jun 1941 Radzyn   Bf 110
30 Jun 1941 - 6 Jul 1941 Klemensow   Bf 110
6 Jul 1941 - 10 Jul 1941 Minsk-Matschulicze   Bf 110
10 Jul 1941 - 15 Jul 1941 Boyari   Bf 110
15 Jul 1941 - 25 Jul 1941 Orscha   Bf 110
25 Jul 1941 - 3 Aug 1941 Schatalowka-Ost   Bf 110
3 Aug 1941 - 10 Aug 1941 Milyatino   Bf 110
10 Aug 1941 - 4 Sep 1941 Prichon   Bf 110
4 Sep 1941 - 15 Oct 1941 Seschtschinskaya   Bf 110
15 Oct 1941 - 6 Nov 1941 Shaikovka   Bf 110
6 Nov 1941 - 2 Jan 1942 Orel-West   Bf 110
2 Jan 1942 - 4 Jan 1942 Bryansk   Bf 110

Ergänzungsstaffel:

Staffelkapitäne:

  • Olt Franz Jilg, 27 Jun 1941 - 4 Jan 1942

Formed Apr 1941 in Merville.

On 4 Jan 1942 redesignated

Airfields and Air Base Locations
Date Location Gruppe Aircraft Used
Apr 1941 - Jan 1942 Merville   Bf 110, Bf 109

This webpage was updated 11th January 2022

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