Luftflotte 6

The Luftflotte 6 was formed in May 1943 from Luftwaffenkommando Ost.

Commanders

Generalfeldmarschall Robert Ritter von Greim (5 May 1943 - 24 Apr 1945)
Generaloberst Otto Dessloch (24 Apr 1945 - 8 May 1945)


Holders of other notable badges & decorations

Holders of the Golden Party Badge (1)
- Generaloberst Robert Ritter von Greim (30 Jan 1945)

Order of Battle (May 1943)

Aufklärungsgruppe 11
Aufklärungsgruppe 14
Aufklärungsgruppe 100
Aufklärungsgruppe 121
Jagdgeschwader 26
Jagdgeschwader 51
Kampfgeschwader 1
Kampfgeschwader 4
Kampfgeschwader 51
Korps Transport Staffel
Nachtaufklärungsgruppe
Nahaufklärungsgruppe 3
Nahaufklärungsgruppe 4
Nahaufklärungsgruppe 5
Nahaufklärungsgruppe 10
Nahaufklärungsgruppe 15
Sturzkampfgeschwader 1
Störkampfstaffeln Luftflotte 6
Zerstörergeschwader 1

Notable members

Robert Ritter von Greim (World War I fighter ace with 28 victories)

Sources used

Research by Gareth Collins
Clyde R. Davis - The Wehrmacht and the Golden Party Badge (in Military Advisor, Vol 22, No 2)

Reference material on this unit

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