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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49527
Last updated: 15 August 2021
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Date:18-DEC-1944
Time:morning
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 G-1
Owner/operator:3./Nachtjagdgruppe 10 Luftwaffe
Registration: 714369
MSN: 1L+VL
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:'Geijsterse bossen' woods at Geijsteren, Limburg -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gütersloh airfield, Germany
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Feindflug (operational sortie). In the early morning (between 06:08 and 06:42 hrs) RAF Bomber Command Halifaxes raided Duisburg.

The aircraft failed to return. All four crew members are missing in action:

Flugzeugführer Ofw. H. Ferber
Beobachter Uffz. W. Zimmermann
Bordfunker Fw. W. Wischnewski
Bordschütze Fw. W. Kölertz

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4821&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part five
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
31-Jul-2021 12:56 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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