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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 232884
Last updated: 22 August 2021
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Date:31-JUL-1941
Time:02:47 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 C-2
Owner/operator:I./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 0748
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Moerdijk, 400 metres east of the railwaybridge, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gilze-Rijen airfield (NL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Upon return from a Feindflug (operational sortie) over England and flying on one engine, the pilot was forced to perform an emergency-landing. The crew escaped unhurt.
The damage was assessed as 35%.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=R0131&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Feb-2020 10:45 TigerTimon Added
21-Mar-2020 16:43 DB Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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