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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 231114
Last updated: 17 September 2021
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Date:03-JAN-1944
Time:05:12 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-4
Owner/operator:7./KG 3 Luftwaffe
Registration: 142532
MSN: 5K+BR
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 km south of Uchtspringe, Stendal, Sachsen-Anhalt -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Münster-Handorf airfield (G)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed due to icing (Vereisung).

Feindflug (operational sortie). On this night, RAF Bomber Command raided Berlin.

Crew:
(FF) Leutnant Werner Thielmann - killed
(B) Obergefreiter Wolfgang von Hausen - killed
(Bf) Unteroffizier Josef Bärtl - killed
(Bs) Obergefreiter Adam Kappes - killed

Sources:

Namentlichte Verlustmeldung, via LW Losses by Michael Balss
Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part one


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Dec-2019 16:26 TigerTimon Added
27-Mar-2020 16:13 DG333 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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