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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49558
Last updated: 18 August 2021
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Date:08-DEC-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 S-3
Owner/operator:4./LG 1 Luftwaffe
Registration: 330959
MSN: L1+
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Groede, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Wesendorf airfield (G)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed under unknown circumstances while engaged in a mine-laying operation to the Schelde estuary.

Three crew members were initially buried at Groede, but now rests at Ysselsteyn in Limburg:

Flugzeugführer Fw. G. Bohlmann 51616/441 Luftwaffe / grave CG-9-201
Beobachter Fw. E. Kuhn 51616/447 Luftwaffe / grave CG-9-204
Bordfunker Ofw. S. Meier 51617/337 Luftwaffe / grave CG-8-198
Bordschütze Ogfr. A. Hillmeister 51616/439 Luftwaffe / Missing in action

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4795&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
Taghon, LG1, II, s.526
http://ww2.dk/air/lehr/lg1.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
24-Oct-2019 17:20 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
03-Mar-2020 19:13 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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