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Last updated: 18 June 2019
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Date:Thursday 22 July 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic JU52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 52/3mg5e
Operator:Luftwaffe
Registration: G6+GJ
C/n / msn: 6963
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Total:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:S off Corfu Island (   Greece)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The float-equipped Ju-52 crashed as a result of Allied gunfire. Only one crew members survived the crash. Three crew members died in the crash as well as three passengers.

Sources:
» Luftwaffe and Allied Air Forces Discussion Forum


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