3rd Fighter Division (Germany)

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3. Jagd Division[1] (3rd Fighter Division) was one of the primary divisions of the German Luftwaffe in World War II. It was formed 1 May 1942 in Metz. The Division was redesignated 4. Jagd-Division on 15 September 1943 and reformed 15 September 1943 in Deelen from 1. Jagd Division.

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  1. ^ For an explanation of the meaning of Luftwaffe unit designation see Luftwaffe Organisation