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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232069
Last updated: 19 August 2021
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Date:02-MAR-1944
Time:04:30 approx
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 C-6
Owner/operator:Stab III./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 750457
MSN: R4+PT
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Höcklenkamp, Samtgemeinde Uelsen, Niedersachsen -   Germany
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Twente airfield (NL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
This was a flying accident, the damage was assessed at 90%.

Crew:
(FF) Leutnant Heinz Göbel / killed
(Bf) Unteroffizier Heinz Gimlik / killed
(Bs) Feldwebel Paul Krause / injured

Feindflug - operational sortie. On this night, RAF Bomber Command raided Stuttgart in Baden-Württemberg.
The III. Gruppe of NJG 2 had transferred to Twente airfield following several USAAF raids on Gilze-Rijen airfield.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part one
NVM (MB); Liste-Ring
Google Maps
book 'Vliegvelden in Oorlogstijd'


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Jan-2020 21:54 TigerTimon Added
15-Jan-2020 11:21 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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