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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 248415
Last updated: 19 August 2021
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Date:25-JUL-1944
Time:04:26 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88
Owner/operator:11./NJG 101 Luftwaffe
Registration:
MSN: 9W+AJ
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Kitzingen, Bayern -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Feindflug - operational sortie. On this night, RAF Bomber Command raided Stuttgart in Germany.

The aircraft was shot up by enemy fire, the crew safely evacuating the Junkers by parachute. The Bordschütze, Fw. Karl-Heinz Becker, noted in his Flugbuch: “Took enemy gunfire, baled out, Stuttgart”.

Sources:

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part four
Bing Maps


Revision history:

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02-Mar-2021 09:57 TigerTimon Added

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