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Target: KOLLEDA GERMANY Airfield (35 aircraft) - (51.1971, 11.1943)

Construction began in 1936. Some members of the Condor Legion from this base saw action in the Spanish Civil War (1937 - 1939), specifically specialists in supply, logistics, and maintenance. In 1938/39, the base was used to store captured material from the occupied territories. During the war year, the airfield served as a maintenance site for a variety of aircraft as well as an anti-aircraft repair shop and an armory. On 11 April 1945 US forces occupied the field. It was transferred to the Soviets in July 1945.

from: http://www.luftzeugamt-koelleda.de/

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