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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49519
Last updated: 16 August 2021
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Date:23-DEC-1944
Time:19:43 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 G-6
Owner/operator:5./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 620170
MSN: R4+BN
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ressen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Eelde airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Took off at 17:49 hrs for a Feindflug (operational sortie).
It was shot down by a Mosquito of No. 488 Squadron RNZAF (NT263). The crew was initially buried in a field grave, but now rest in Ysselsteyn cemetery (Limburg):

Flugzeugführer Ofw. K. Lubenka
Bordfunker Ofw. H. Hamann
Bordschütze Ofw. A. Hang

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4828A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
GQM (0010/45, 1.1.45, 69); Liste-Ring
Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part five


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
02-Aug-2021 12:49 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Aug-2021 11:29 TigerTimon Updated [Source, Narrative]
07-Aug-2021 11:50 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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