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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 203725
Last updated: 29 October 2019
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Date:04-JAN-1943
Time:19:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic me11 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 110 F-4
Owner/operator:7./NJG 1, Luftwaffe
Registration: 4653
C/n / msn: G9+AR
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hamborn, Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Twente airfield, the Netherlands
Destination airport:
Narrative:
A direct hit by Flak in the left wing and engine was the cause of the loss of this Nachtjäger. The Staffelkapitän of the 7. Staffel chased a bomber into a Flaksperrgebiet, an area closed for night fighters.
Feindflug (operational sortie). On this evening, RAF Bomber Command raided Essen.

Crew:
Flugzeugführer Oblt. W. Bauer Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn R-10-230 Enschede 1-29
Bordfunker Uffz. H-G. Steins Luftwaffe Survived wounded

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1973G&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
http://www.ww2.dk/air/njagd/njg1.htm
Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part one


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jan-2018 13:07 TigerTimon Added
05-Jan-2019 11:20 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
04-Jun-2019 19:23 TigerTimon Updated [Departure airport]

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