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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226395
Last updated: 16 June 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-4/B
Owner/operator:4./JG 54 Luftwaffe
Registration: 3911
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:sea off Cherbourg -   France
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Shot down by flak and crashed into the sea. The pilot, Simon Helmberger, died in the crash.


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Revision history:

21-Jun-2019 14:00 gerard57 Added
09-Dec-2019 11:57 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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