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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214316
Last updated: 18 September 2021
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Date:17-AUG-1943
Time:16:24
Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17F-90-BO Fortress
Owner/operator:525th BSqn /379th BGp USAAF
Registration: 42-30191
MSN: FR-C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 10
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:road between Elfershausen - Trimberg, Bayern -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Kimbolton /AAF Sta.117
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Nickname: 'The Bolevich'
Hit by Leutnant Joseph Springer of the 7./NJG 101, flying a Bf 110 from Kitzingen airfield.
Shot down by Feldwebel Helmut Nagel of the 10./NJG 101, flying a Bf 110E from Kitzingen airfield.
The pilot 'did a perfect belly landing'.

Crew: https://www.americanairmuseum.com/aircraft/4163

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part two
https://www.americanairmuseum.com/aircraft/4163


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Aug-2018 12:17 TigerTimon Added
10-Aug-2018 12:22 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
19-Dec-2019 21:16 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]
31-Mar-2020 20:31 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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