The 5. Jagddivision was redesignated 16. Flieger-Division in January 1945.

Commanders

Generalleutnant Walter Schwabedissen (? June 1943 - 15 Sep 1943)
Oberst Harry von Bülow-Bothkamp (15 Sep 1943 - ? Nov 1943)
Generalleutnant Joachim-Friedrich Huth (? Nov 1943 - 5 Feb 1944)
Generalmajor Karl Hentschel (5 Feb 1944 - 26 Jan 1945)

Notable members

Harry von Bülow-Bothkamp (WW1 ace with 6 victories who may have scored 18 additional ones in WW2 but the sources differ on this matter)

Sources used

Research by Gareth Collins

Reference material on this unit

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