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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49780
Last updated: 16 March 2021
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Date:06-OCT-1944
Time:afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-14
Owner/operator:I./JG 77 Luftwaffe
Registration: 460429
C/n / msn: < +
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Het Zand, Huissen, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Babenhausen airfield, Germany
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 13:55 hrs for a Feindflug - operational sortie
The 25-year-old pilot, Oberleutnant Bruno Kolthoff, did not survive and was initially buried at Doetinchem but now rests at Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg; grave AD-5-125.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4490&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
03-Oct-2019 16:16 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Dec-2019 18:58 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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