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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49393
Last updated: 20 November 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic fw19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 F-8
Owner/operator:7./SG 4, Luftwaffe
Registration: 586450
C/n / msn: weisse 3
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Limburg (the Netherlands) or Nordrhein-Westfalen (Germany) -
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Köln-Wahn airfield, Nordrhein-Westfalen
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 08:50 hrs for operation Bodenplatte. Target: A.92 Sint-Truiden (St Trond), Belgium.

The aircraft was hit by Allied AA and crashed.
Fw. R. Heinz did not survive and was buried in the Aachen (Germany) area.
He was later reburied at Margraten cemetery (German plot) in Limburg and finally rests at Ysselsteyn cemetery; grave I-1-15.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
20-Nov-2019 18:10 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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