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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234852
Last updated: 22 August 2021
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Date:11-OCT-1941
Time:21:20 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 C-2
Owner/operator:3./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 0351
MSN: R4+NL, gelbe N
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Barrowby; near Grantham, Lincolnshire, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gilze-Rijen airfield, the Netherlands
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On the evening of 11 October, Ritterkreuzträger Leutnant Hans Hahn was killed in a collision with his 15th victim, Oxford AB767 of 12 SFTS RAF.

(FF) Leutnant Hans Hahn / killed
(Bf) Unteroffizier Ernst-Wilhelm Meissler / killed
(Bm) Unteroffizier Helmuth Scheidt / killed

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part two
LW Losses by Michael Balss
http://www.bcar.org.uk/new1941-incident-logs
Google Maps


Revision history:

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07-Apr-2020 18:11 TigerTimon Added

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