The Luftgau Norwegen was redesignated Kommandierender General der Deutschen Luftwaffe in Norwegen in October 1944.

Commanders

General der Flieger Karl Kitzinger (15 Apr 1940 - 26 June 1941)
General der Flieger Willi Harmjanz (26 June 1941 - 17 Jan 1944)
Generalleutnant Eduard Ritter von Schleich (17 Jan 1944 - 9 Oct 1944)

HQ

Oslo (1940 - 1944)

Notable members

Eduard Ritter von Schleich (World War I fighter ace with 35 victories)

General der Flieger Karl Kitzinger awarding Iron Crosses to paratroopers in the court yard of the Oslo katedralskole in May 1940
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Sources used

Research by Gareth Collins

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