(Luftwaffe Decontamination Platoon)
by Henry L. deZeng IV

Responsible for decontaminating and disinfecting Luftwaffe personnel exposed to chemical weapons. Approximately 13 or 14 of them were formed and 7 were still in existence on 5 October 1944.

KStN: 5365 (L).

Sources used

Dierich, Wolfgang - Die Verbände der Luftwaffe 1935-1945: Gliederungen und Kurzchroniken – Eine Dokumentation (Stuttgart, 1976), pp.303; BA-MA Freiburg: Signatur RL 4 II/283 list dated 5.10.44.

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