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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49421
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Date:01-JAN-1945
Time:09:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic fw19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A-8
Owner/operator:5./JG 6, Luftwaffe
Registration: 960221
C/n / msn: weisse 1
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Buurserstraat 198, Haaksbergen, Overijssel -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Quakenbrück airfield, Germany
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation - Bodenplatte. Target: B.80 Volkel airfield.
The aircraft was intercepted and shot down by fighter pilot F/Lt. Audet of 411 Squadron RCAF, who was flying a Spitfire LF Mk IX from B.88 Heesch airfield.

Pilot--Hauptmann Norbert-Joachim Katz, buried in Ysselsteyn, grave Q-1-121.
He was initially laid to rest at Enschede.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4981&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
book 'Vliegvelden in Oorlogstijd'


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
17-Jun-2009 09:13 w.bleumink Updated
23-Nov-2019 20:50 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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