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Commanders

Oberstleutnant Gotthardt Handrick (? May 1942 - ? June 1943)
Oberstleutnant Günther Scholz (? June 1943 - ? May 1944)
Major Heinrich Ehrler (? May 1944 - ? Feb 1945)
Oberstleutnant Günther Scholz (? Feb 1945 - 8 May 1945)

Sources used

Research by Gareth Collins

Reference material on this unit

Werner Girbig - Jagdgeschwader 5 "Eismeerjäger"
Marek J. Murawski - JG 5 Eismeer
Walter Schuck - Abschuss! Von der Me 109 zur Me 262 Erinnerungen an die Luftkämpfe beim Jagdgeschwader 5 und 7

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