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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49374
Last updated: 25 November 2019
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Date:01-JAN-1945
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic fw19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A-8
Owner/operator:13./JG 54, Luftwaffe
Registration: 734038
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wijchense Ven, Wijchen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Vörden airfield (Niedersachsen, Germany)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation - Bodenplatte. Target: B.58 Brussels/Melsbroek, Belgium.

The aircraft was shot down by Spitfire fighter aircraft.
22-year-old Unteroffizier Werner Köpp did not survive and rests at Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg; grave THH-6-62.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5014&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
25-Nov-2019 10:39 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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