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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49431
Last updated: 27 February 2020
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Date:01-JAN-1945
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 K-4
Owner/operator:2./JG 27 Luftwaffe
Registration: 331344
C/n / msn: blaue 4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:De Bilt, province of Utrecht -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Rheine airfield (G)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation - Bodenplatte. Target: B.58 Brussels/Melsbroek, Belgium.

The aircraft was shot down by Allied fighters.
The pilot, Uffz. H. Braun, was submitted to the Kriegslazarett Utrecht hospital with severe burns over his entire body. He succumbed to the injuries and rests at Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg; grave BX-7-151.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5057&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
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https://studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/Duitse-militaire-begraafplaatsen-in-de-stad-Utrecht-in-de-periode-1940-1945.pdf


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
18-Nov-2019 20:35 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
27-Nov-2019 18:07 TigerTimon Updated [Source, Narrative]
27-Feb-2020 19:04 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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