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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247220
Last updated: 10 February 2021
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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: 12920
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kransnoye Selo area -   Russia
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
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.


"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

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Revision history:

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

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