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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 229379
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Date:30-SEP-1944
Time:16:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-5
Owner/operator:5.(F)/123 Luftwaffe
Registration:
MSN: schwarze 48
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Didam, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gelsenkirchen-Buer airfield, Germany
Destination airport:
Narrative:
While engaged in a recce flight, the aircraft was shot down by Tempest Mk V fighter aircraft of 486 Squadron (RNZAF).
Uffz. F. Krestan is missing in action.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4444A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
http://www.historyofwar.org/subject_RNZAF_units.html


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
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]
05-Jun-2021 08:17 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]

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