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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49413
Last updated: 16 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:1./JG 1, Luftwaffe
Registration: 960729
C/n / msn: weisse 3
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea off Hoek van Holland, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Twente airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 08:12 hrs for operation Bodenplatte. Target: B.65 Maldegem, Belgium.

The aircraft was hit by 'friendly', German Flak.
The pilot, Uffz. E. Comtesse, did not survive and rests at Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg; grave AI-1-21.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4956&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
16-Nov-2019 19:38 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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