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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49389
Last updated: 30 March 2020
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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 D-9
Owner/operator:12./JG 54 Luftwaffe
Registration: 600346
C/n / msn: gelbe 6
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kloosterzande, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Vechtel airfield (Niedersachsen, Germany)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 08:16 hrs for operation Bodenplatte. Target: B.60 Grimberghen airfield, Belgium.

The aircraft was shot down by Allied AA.
Lt. J. Ratzlaff is missing in action.
Probably, he was initially buried as unknown at Zaamslag.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5013&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
25-Nov-2019 10:30 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
28-Jan-2020 10:56 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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