Seenotstaffel 8

Formed 4.41 in Mamaia.

Was to have become Seenostaffel 40 in 10.44, but was disbanded 9.44.

Subordinated to Seenotzentrale (L) Schwarzes Meer (6.41 - 6.42) and Seenotbereichskommando XII (6.42 - 8.44).

6.41 - 4.42 part of III. Seenotgruppe.

Used the following aircraft: Ar 196, Do 24, Fw 58, He 59, W34 and He 114

Bases:

Mamaia, 4.41 - 8.42
Kap Chersones, 8.42 - 1.43(?)
Sevastopol, 1.43(?) - 3.44
Mamaia, 3.44 - 8.44
Saloniki, 8.44 - 1.9.44
Athens, 1.9.44 - 9.44


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