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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 264561
Last updated: 1 September 2021
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Date:22-SEP-1943
Time:22:33 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 C-6
Owner/operator:5./NJG 3 Luftwaffe
Registration: 750357
MSN: D5+GN
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gronau, Niedersachsen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Feindflug - operational sortie. On this evening, RAF Bomber Command raided Hannover.

The aircraft was hit by return fire and crashed.

(FF) Leutnant Wallrath, Hans / killed
(Bf) Obergefreiter Meffert, Johann / killed
(Bw) Feldwebel Kuhrt, Johannes / parachute jump; wounded

Sources:

GQM (#11-21); NVM (NJG3_II_081)
Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1943 part two
Google Maps


Revision history:

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25-Jun-2021 15:37 TigerTimon Added

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