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Luftflotte 2[1] (Air Fleet 2) was one of the primary divisions of the German Luftwaffe
Luftwaffe
in World War II. It was formed 1 February 1939 in Braunschweig
Braunschweig
and transferred to Italy
Italy
on 15 November 1941. The Luftflotte was disbanded on 27 September 1944. Commanding officers[edit]

General Hellmuth Felmy, 1 February 1939 – 12 January 1940 Generalfeldmarschall Albert Kesselring, 12 January 1940 – 11 June 1943 Generalfeldmarschall Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen, 12 June 1943 – 27 September 1944

Chief of staff

Oberst Josef Kammhuber, 1 October 1939 – 19 December 1939 Generalmajor Wilhelm Speidel, 19 December 1939 – 30 January 1940 Oberst Gerhard Bassenge, 30 January 1940 – 31 July 1940 Oberst Hans Seidemann, 5 October 1940 – 11 August 1942 Generalmajor Paul Deichmann, 25 August 1942 – 25 June 1943 Generalleutnant Ernst Müller, 1 October 1943 – September 1944

Subordinated units[edit]

References[edit]

Notes

^ For an explanation of the meaning of Luftwaffe
Luftwaffe
unit designation see Luftwaffe
Luftwaffe
Organisation

References

Luftflotte 2 @ Lexikon der Wehrmacht Luftflotte 2 @ The Luftwaffe, 1933-45

Luftflotten (Air Fleets) of the Wehrmacht
Wehrmacht
Luftwaffe

Luftflotte 1

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