7. Jagd-Division

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7. Jagd-Division

Post by AJK » 29 May 2021 04:04

Can anyone help, please, with the missing commanders of 7. Jagd-Division:

7. Jagd-Division (Formed in September 1943)
15 Sep 1943 - 6 Feb 1944:
6 Feb 1944 - 30 Nov 1944: Generalleutnant Joachim-Friedrich Huth
30 Nov 1944 - 10 Apr 1945:
10 Apr 1945 - 8 May 1945: Generalmajor Karl Hentschel

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Re: 7. Jagd-Division

Post by wwilson » 29 May 2021 08:28

One name mentioned here-- http://www.ww2.dk/air/hq/7jd.htm

Acting commander 04 Nov 43 to 11 Nov 43: Walter Grabmann

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Re: 7. Jagd-Division

Post by Larry D. » 29 May 2021 14:10

7. Jagddivision
(FpN: L 50400)

Kommandeur:
Gen.Lt. Walter Schwabedissen (15 Sep 43 - 03 Nov 43)
Oberst Walter Grabmann, acting (4 Nov 43 - 11 Nov 43)
Gen.Maj. Joachim-Friedrich Huth (6 Feb 44 - 30 Nov 44)
Gen.Maj. Karl Hentschel (10 Apr 45 - 8 May 45)

Sources:
The identity of the commander between 30 Nov 44 and 10 Apr 45 is not known.
G.Tessin-Verbände und Truppen der Deutschen Wehrmacht und Waffen-SS 1939-1945. Teil 14: Die Luftstreitkräfte; J.Prien-Jagdgeschwader 1 und 11: Einsatz in der Reichverteidigung von 1939 bis 1945:519; NARA WashDC: RG 242 (T-77 LPA assignments microfilms).
K-O.Hoffmann-Ln.-/Bd. II Teil 1:238 and 494; RG 242 (T-971:26); G.Aders-History of the German Night Fighter Force 1917-1945:170; PRO London: DEFE 3 ULTRA signal HP8227; AFHRA Maxwell: decimal 512.619 British AirMin P/W interrogations, ADI(K) series, microfilm rolls A5400-05, interrogation ADI(K) 283/45.
ULTRA signal.
M.Rauchensteiner-Der Krieg in Österreich, 1945:361.

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Re: 7. Jagd-Division

Post by AJK » 29 May 2021 17:07

Thank you to Larry and wwilson for your input.

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AJK

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