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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 192831
Last updated: 14 January 2021
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Date:14-JAN-1942
Time:11:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109D
Owner/operator:3./JGr Drontheim Luftwaffe
Registration: 465
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ulbjerg -   Denmark
Phase: En route
Nature:Training
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On 14 January 1942, Gefr Hugo Hermetter, a student pilot of 3./Jagdgruppe Drontheim (also called in some sources Jagdfl. Schule 3) took off from Grove airfield for a training flight and formed with other pilots a seven aircraft flight flying at high altitude. Suddenly his Bf 109 D WNr 465 was seen to leave the formation and dive vertically into a field belonging to farmer Jacobsen of Ulbjerg at 1150 hrs. The aircraft was a total loss and the pilot was killed. He was laid to rest in Frederikshavn cemetery on the 19th.

Sources:

http://www.flensted.eu.com/g1942005.shtml
https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/M%C3%B8ldrup_Kommune
http://www.maplandia.com/denmark/viborg/moldrup/ulbjerg/


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Jan-2017 10:16 Laurent Rizzotti Added
15-Dec-2019 10:24 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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