schwere Flak-Abteilung 117 (o)

Formed 26.8.39 in Insterburg from parts of II./Flak-Regiment 11, with 1. - 4. Batterien (1. - 3. schwere and 4. leichte). Until 7.42 known as Reserve-Flak-Abteilung 117.

5./Res.117 was formed in 12.40.

In 7.42 reorganised and became s.Flak-Abteilung 117 with 4 Batterien:

4./Res.117 became 1./879, and was reformed
5./Res.117 became 4./844

5./s.117 was reformed 6.43; 6./s.117 was formed in 12.43 from s.Flak-Bttr.zbV 5933.

Service:

Fieldpost numbers: Stab (29482), 1. Batterie (08501), 2. Batterie (08883), 3. Batterie (24941), 4. Batterie (13367; from 7.42: 50892), 5. Batterie (31318; from 6.43: 54848), 6. Batterie (53393)


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