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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49525
Last updated: 26 September 2021
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Time:05:00 approx
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 G-6
Owner/operator:8./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 621187
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:over Eijsden, Limburg -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Twente airfield
Destination airport:
Operation - Nachtschlacht. The crew was briefed to bomb and strafe Allied forces in the Maastricht area.

At around 05:00 hrs, the aircraft was subjected to AA-fire over Eijsden which damaged the controls. The Bordschütze Gefreiter P. Klumpp took to his parachute and was taken prisoner of war. The aircraft then returned to base safely.

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part five
Balss, Materialverluste, page 354; ADI(K)-12/1945

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
31-Jul-2021 13:20 TigerTimon Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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