UPDATES

This year's additions and corrections to the site are listed opposite, with the most recent at the top.

As ever, updates won't appear to a schedule: this isn't a job, I'm doing it for fun.


updates

5 March 2021

Geschwader Bongart: two German accounts (thanks to Alain Cerri) of bombing of the Glières Plateau; Bongart: a new section about the unit's Operations Officer, Maj. Dr. Ochs (thanks to Vince Ochs); a new table of organisation as of 22.07.44; note about Ofw. Karl Zobe; added photo of Re. 2002 W.Nr. 1283; additions to acknowledgements and sources.

Operation Dragoon: a note on Ju 188 W.Nr. 280237 of 1.(F)/33.

The Bf 109 H and 5.(F)/123: information on testing at Memmingen (thanks to Steve Coates).

Raid damage reports: note about report of Bf 109 G-6 W.Nr. 740723 (thanks to JimP and Marc-André Haldimann); I./KG 66 aircraft damaged at Montdidier on 12 June 1944.

Armistice to Eagle Day: amended conclusions.

ULTRA and Adlertag: quotes from naval situation reports and (thanks to Chris Going) identification of some target numbers.

Kommando Koch: new material throughout on jamming reported by No. 221 Squadron and other RAF units.

Kommando Rastedter: additions about the Metox and Hagenuk radar warning receivers.

Kommando Kunkel: addition about the fate of the Kommando's aircraft and personnel.

Invasion Watch (April–June 1944): an addition regarding Bf 109 W.Nr. 20355.

Kampfflieger Vol. IV: an RAF veteran's account of one consequence of the raid on Bari

SG 4 Normandy: more on KG 54's supply drops to radar station Distelfink on 9 and 12 June 1944.

JGr. 200: addition about an anti-partisan action by Luftwaffe Flak and signals personnel from Aix-les-Milles aerodrome.

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