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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 197252
Last updated: 5 September 2021
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Date:28-JUL-1942
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-4
Owner/operator:I./KG 77 Luftwaffe
Registration: 5694
MSN: 3Z+
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:east of Nieuwrode, Vlaams-Brabant -   Belgium
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Creil airfield, France
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Absturz infolge Jägerbeschuß, Aufschlagbrand (Gen.Qu. loss report). The aircraft crashed due to battle damage caused by a night fighter, resulting in an impact fire. Two of the crew did not survive:

(FF) Feldwebel Max Gaschke / injured
(B) Unteroffizier Hermann Abele / injured
Bf Unteroffizier Hans Wolff / killed / Lommel cemetery in Limburg; Block 45, Grab 561
Bs Unteroffizier Josef Feldmann / killed

Sources:

http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/showthread.php?t=49419&highlight=Gaschke
Google Maps
https://luchtvaartgeschiedenis.be/content/junkers-ju-88-bij-nieuwrode


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Aug-2017 18:49 TigerTimon Added
08-Dec-2019 21:17 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
11-May-2020 20:33 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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