3 decal variants:
1. DFS 230 C, Luftwaffe "Unternehmen Rösselsprung", Yug., May 1944
2. DFS 230 C, Luftwaffe, Operation Vassieux-V, France, July 1944
3. DFS 230 C, Luftwaffe, Sonderkommando Dora, North Africa 1942
It was developed in 1933 by the Deutsche Forschungsanstalt für Segelflug (DFS - "German Research Institute for Sailplane Flight") with Hans Jacobs as the head designer. The glider was the German inspiration for the British Hotspur glider and was intended for paratrooper assault operations.