(Chief of the Weather Service)
(FpNs: L 39029 L 39205 L 49888)
Gen.Maj. Willibald Spang (19 Oct 39 - 31 Dec 43)
Min.Dirig. Dr. Rudolf Benkendorff (c. Jan 44 - 8 May 45)
The Branch was already in existence in February 1939 under Chef der Luftwehr/RLM.
2 Oct 39: reassigned from Chef der Luftwehr to the Generalstab d.Lw.
Nov 44: the office had 2 officers, 10 civilian officials and 22 others - responsible for all matters concerning the weather service.
Jan 45: established a Wetterdienst-Inspizient Ost (Weather Service - Inspector East) and a Wetterdienst – Inspizient West.
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