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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214317
Last updated: 7 September 2021
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Date:17-AUG-1943
Time:16:44
Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17F-95-BO Fortress
Owner/operator:525th BSqn /379th BGp USAAF
Registration: 42-30309
MSN: FR-P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 10
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Niederwetz, Schöffengrund, Hessen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF Kimbolton /AAF Sta.117
Destination airport:
Narrative:
'Raging Red' was shot down by night fighter pilot Feldwebel Erich Becker of the 2./NJG 6, flying a Bf 110 G-4 from Mainz-Finthen airfield.

Crew: https://www.americanairmuseum.com/aircraft/4292

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part two
https://www.americanairmuseum.com/aircraft/4292


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
10-Aug-2018 12:32 TigerTimon Added
19-Dec-2019 21:14 Nepa Updated [Operator, Destination airport, Operator]
31-Mar-2020 20:31 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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