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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 179129
Last updated: 26 September 2021
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Date:19-OCT-1944
Time:22:35 approx
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 G-1
Owner/operator:Stab II./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 713635
MSN: R 4 + E C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Silberwäldchen, Wiera, Schwalmstadt, Hessen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Köln-Butzweilerhof airfield, Nordrhein-Westfalen
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft, destined to attack a British bombing mission, was hit by own Flak. The crew of three bailed out safely before the plane crashed.
The Bordmechaniker (mechanic), was injured.

Sources:

https://fliegerschicksale.de.tl/Wiera%2C-19-.--Oktober-1944.htm
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
30-Aug-2015 12:10 gerard57 Added
10-Oct-2019 07:49 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
15-Jan-2020 11:22 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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