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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229379
Last updated: 10 December 2019
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Time:14:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-8
Owner/operator:1.(F)/Aufkl.Gr.121 Luftwaffe
Registration: 290621
C/n / msn: schwarze 48
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Nijmegen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Gelsenkirchen-Buer airfield, Germany
Destination airport:
While engaged in a recce flight, the aircraft was shot down by a 416 Squadron RCAF Spitfire LF Mk IX fighter aircraft.
The pilot, Uffz. F. Kresten, is missing in action.


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Revision history:

26-Sep-2019 17:53 TigerTimon Added
26-Sep-2019 17:54 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
26-Sep-2019 17:57 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
10-Dec-2019 22:15 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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