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Last updated: 5 December 2019
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Date:09-JAN-1941
Time:22:28 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 C-2
Owner/operator:3./NJG 2, Luftwaffe
Registration: 0227
C/n / msn: R4+CL, gelbe C
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing
Location:North Sea off the English coast -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gilze-Rijen airfield, the Netherlands
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The Junkers is missing from a Fernnachtjagd operation to England, following being hit by British AAA.
On this evening, RAF Bomber Command raided Gelsenkirchen, Germany.

Crew:
Flugzeugführer - Unteroffizier Otto Kräher - missing in action
Bordfunker - Unteroffizier Martin Stachowski - killed
Bordschütze - Unteroffizier Josef Diwok - killed

Sources:

LW Losses by Michael Balss
Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part one


Revision history:

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01-Apr-2019 17:54 TigerTimon Added

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