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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49440
Last updated: 25 November 2019
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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:10./JG 77, Luftwaffe
Registration: 330119
C/n / msn: rote 12
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:east of Wijchen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Dortmund-Brackel airfield, Germany
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operation - Bodenplatte. Target: B-70 Antwerp/Deurne, Belgium.

The aircraft was shot down by Allied fighters.
21-year-old Leutnant Hans-Jürgen Schumacher did not survive and rests at Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg; grave THH-7-79.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5066&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
25-Nov-2019 11:18 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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