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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247219
Last updated: 10 February 2021
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Date:27-SEP-1941
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 F-2
Owner/operator:1./JG 54 Luftwaffe
Registration: 6804
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kransnoye Selo area -   Russia
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On 27 September two pilots of 1/JG 54 were killed in a midair collision during an air battle over Kransnoye Selo area, Russia. Fw Karl Kaufhold (an ace with 7 known victories) was flying the Bf 109 F-2 WNr 12920 and Uffz. Wilhelm Süwolto (3 known victories) the Bf 109 F-2 WNr 6804.

Sources:

"Die Jagdfliegerverbände der deutschen Luftwaffe 1934 bis 1945, Teil 6/II: Unternehmen Barbarossa. Einsatz im Osten 22.6 bis 5.12.1941", by Jochen Prien & co. ISBN 3-923457-70-7
https://www.volksbund.de/graebersuche/detailansicht.html?tx_igverlustsuche_pi2%5Bgid%5D=88e8cf67b389b22216305604e273405c&cHash=2abfbc3e6a281b39b88ed1cb9cff87c2
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krasnoye_Selo
http://wikimapia.org/#lang=en&lat=59.445075&lon=30.231628&z=10&m=w


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Jan-2021 10:32 Laurent Rizzotti Added
10-Feb-2021 15:27 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]

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