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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 193196
Last updated: 6 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88D-1
Owner/operator:F-Kette Lappland, 1.(F)/Aufkl.Gr.124 Luftwaffe
Registration: 430292
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Shomba, south of Loukhi -   Russia
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
On 29 January 1944 the Ju 88 D-1 WNr 430292 G2+BH of the F-Kette Lappland of 1.(F)/124 took off from Alakurtti for a reconnaissance flight to the Murmansk railway but did not return. It was shot down by Soviet ground fire near Shomba, south of Loukhi. Two crew were killed and the two survivors were captured.

Lt. Georg Gornik (pilot) POW
Lt. Friedrich Schönhut (observer) KIA
Uffz. Ludwig Heiselbetzin (radio) KIA
Uffz. Jakob Lohse (air gunner) POW


Revision history:

31-Jan-2017 17:01 Laurent Rizzotti Added
18-Dec-2019 18:50 nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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