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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49408
Last updated: 7 September 2020
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Time:09:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-14
Owner/operator:1./JG 27 Luftwaffe
Registration: 462677
C/n / msn: weisse 17
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:north of Beringe and west of Venlo, Limburg -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Rheine airfield (G)
Destination airport:
Operation - Bodenplatte. Target: B.58 Brussels/Melsbroek, Belgium.

The aircraft was probably shot down by Allied anti air artillery.
The pilot, Fhj.Uffz. F. Fink, did not survive and rests at Ysselsteyn cemetery; grave CH-7-151.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
18-Nov-2019 20:26 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Feb-2020 19:06 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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