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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49924
Last updated: 8 October 2020
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Date:25-SEP-1944
Time:afternoon
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6
Owner/operator:5./JG 77 Luftwaffe
Registration: 161763
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:floodplains near Oud-Zevenaar, Zevenaar, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Werl airfield (G)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 15:45 hrs for a Feindflug - operational sortie.
The aircraft crashed due to aerial combat.
The pilot, Uffz. R. Berndt, did not survive and is buried at Ysselsteyn cemetery (Limburg); grave AJ-11-273.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T4371&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
Prien, JG77, IV, s.2162


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
19-Sep-2019 12:43 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2020 08:33 DB Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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