ASN logo
ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 184766
Last updated: 4 October 2020
This information is added by users of ASN. Neither ASN nor the Flight Safety Foundation are responsible for the completeness or correctness of this information. If you feel this information is incomplete or incorrect, you can submit corrected information.

Time:12:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-10
Owner/operator:2./JG 3 Luftwaffe
Registration: 490372
C/n / msn: schwarze 3 +
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hachborn, Ebsdorfergrund, Hessen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Paderborn airfield, Nordrhein-Westfalen
Destination airport:
The aircraft was shot down by a P-47D Thunderbolt of the 56th Fighter Group USAAF and crashed near the Günter Krieb firm at the Erbenhäuser Straße road.
The pilot, Fahnenjunker-Feldwebel Hans Reiff, did not survive.

Feindflug (operational sortie). On this day, the USAAF raided several targets in Germany, called Mission 734: 455 bombers and 604 fighters make GH attacks on marshaling yards and fighter bomber attacks.


Google Maps
THE ARMY AIR FORCES IN WORLD WAR II: COMBAT CHRONOLOGY, 1941-1945 by Carter / Mueller, the Office of Air Force History

Related books:

Revision history:

23-Feb-2016 14:19 gerard57 Added
23-Oct-2019 07:25 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
23-Oct-2019 07:28 TigerTimon Updated [Location]
03-Mar-2020 19:11 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Operator]

Corrections or additions? ... Edit this accident description