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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 245003
Last updated: 26 August 2021
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Date:30-SEP-1943
Time:02:15 claim
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 C-6
Owner/operator:Stab IV./NJG 3 Luftwaffe
Registration: 750354
MSN: D5+FE
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vesterlundvej 77, Give, Syddanmark -   Denmark
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Grove airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Feindflug (operational sortie) against a small force of 14 Lancasters on Gardening (mine-laying) operations.

The Junkers attacked Lancaster 'P' of 207 Squadron at 02:15 hours at 17000 feet from astern and below but was shot down in return fire.
The crew managed to escape by parachute, landed in the frozen fields near Ejstrupholm (Midtjylland) and were all injured.

Sources:

http://www.flensted.eu.com/g1943149.shtml
Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part three
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
18-Nov-2020 18:38 TigerTimon Added
18-Nov-2020 18:38 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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