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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49868
Last updated: 18 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6
Owner/operator:10./JG 53 Luftwaffe
Registration: 166046
MSN: weisse 19 + I
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Niel, Kranenburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Paderborn airfield, Nordrhein-Westfalen
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 17:20 hrs for a Feindflug - operational sortie.
The pilot, Fw. E. Ritter, did not survive and is buried at Donsbrüggen cemetery near Kleve; grave 304.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
23-Sep-2019 17:42 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
23-Sep-2019 17:43 TigerTimon Updated [Time]
19-Mar-2020 08:53 DB Updated [Operator, Operator]

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