Aufkl. Gr. 122 Feb 1941

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11 Feb 1941 – 5(F)./122 sent a Bf 110 from Jersey on a recce sortie to Southampton. The crew of F6+EN reported a strong enemy fighter defence but returned unharmed 45 minutes after taking off at 15.20 hrs.[1]

13 Feb 1941 – F6+DN of 5(F)./122 departed Jersey at 14.16 hrs to fly a photo and shipping reconnaissance sortie over St George’s Channel and Swansea Harbour. The aircraft landed back at Jersey at 18.45 hrs.[2]

15 Feb 1941 – A Ju 88 (F6+DN) performed the mid-day weather reconnaissance flight covering the area between the Isles of Scilly and the Isle of Wight.[3]

Date Unit Aircraft Type Code Wkr.No. Notes
16 Feb 1941 4(F)./122 Ju 88A-5 0528[4] Landed at Brussels-Melsbroeck after combat with a fighter, 65%


20 Feb 1941 – A Bf 109E of 2(F)./122 crash landed in bad weather at Fp.Warnemünde, 10%.


Date Unit Aircraft Type Code Wkr.No. Notes
20 Feb 1941 5(F)./122 Ju 88A-5 0466[5] Damaged by a Spitfire and force landed on Jersey, 25%, 1 WIA.


23 Feb 1941 – 2(F)./122 Lost one Bf 110 on a reconnaissance sortie over a convoy NE of Whitstable.

5(F)./122 sent out a Ju 88 (F6+BN) on a shipping reconnaissance sortie to St George’s Channel. The flight departed Jersey at 14.20 hrs, encountered a fighter near the Scilly Isles and landed back at Jersey at 17.15 hrs.[6]


Date Unit Aircraft Type Code Wkr.No. Notes
23 Feb 1941 2(F)./122 Bf 110C-5[7] F6+WK 22602 Shot down by fighters over convoy off the north coast of Kent. Obgefr. G. BodenSchatz and Ufz. H. Tonssaiet both MIA.


24 Feb 1941 – 2(F)./122 sent Ju 88 (F6+HK) on a sortie to the Humber and the Wash.

Date Unit Aircraft Type Code Wkr.No. Notes
24 Feb 1941 2(F)./122 Ju 88 F6+HK Damaged in combat and returned on one engine, making a wheels-up landing in the Brussels area.[8]


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  1. Posting by Tim O. on TOCH - http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/showthread.php?t=43741
  2. Werner Breese Combat Sorties – compiled by Tim Oliver from Werner Breese's Flugbuchs
  3. Werner Breese Combat Sorties – compiled by Tim Oliver from Werner Breese's Flugbuchs
  4. Eduardo Arana – 16/02/41 addition of Wk Nr – by e-mail 02/08/05
  5. Eduardo Arana – 20/02/41addition of Wk Nr – by e-mail 02/08/05
  6. Werner Breese Combat Sorties – compiled by Tim Oliver from Werner Breese's Flugbuchs
  7. Eduardo Arana – details of loss – by e-mail 02/08/05
  8. Bowyer – Air Raid p152