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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49446
Last updated: 19 November 2019
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Date:01-JAN-1945
Time:09:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic fw19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 D-9
Owner/operator:7./JG 26, Luftwaffe
Registration: 210165
C/n / msn: braune 5
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Zeeweg road at Harderwijk, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Nordhorn airfield (Niedersachsen, Germany)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 08:20 hrs for operation Bodenplatte. Target: B.56 Brussels/Evere, Belgium.

The aircraft was hit by 'friendly' Flak and crashed.
The 21-year-old pilot, Unteroffizier Leo Speer, did not survive and rests at Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg; grave AF-2-42.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T5006&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
© Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
19-Nov-2019 19:02 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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