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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50387
Last updated: 26 September 2021
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Date:17-JUN-1944
Time:01:32 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 188 E-1
Owner/operator:3.(F)/Aufkl.Gr.122 Luftwaffe
Registration: 260347
MSN: GJ+SR
Fatalities:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Soesterberg airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Soesterberg airfield
Destination airport:Soesterberg airfield
Narrative:
On approach to Soesterberg, when flying at 200 metres high, the aircraft was shot down by F/O. P.S. Kendall of 85 Squadron RAF, who was flying a de Havilland Mosquito NF Mk XII from RAF Swannington, Norfolk.

Crew:
Flugzeugführer Ofw. E. Hagen Nr. 419 - buried Ysselsteyn BG-4-84, initially at Hilversum IX-89
Beobachter Oblt. H. Müller Nr. 53 - buried Ysselsteyn BG-4-83, initially at Hilversum IX-88
Bordfunker Fw. K. Greim Ln.Fu.Kp.11/III, Nr. 125 - buried Ysselsteyn BG-4-86, initially at Hilversum IX-91
FuMB funker Gfr. R. Heilemann 18.Kp.z.b.V./Ln.Rgt.Ob.d.L. Nr 590 - buried Ysselsteyn BG-4-87, initially at Hilversum IX-92
Bordmechaniker Ofw. W. Starke Nr. 149 - buried Ysselsteyn BG-4-85, initially at Hilversum IX-90

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T3818&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
http://www.historyofwar.org/air/units/RAF/85_wwII.html



Images:


BA/MA Freiburg, via J. Junker

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
11-Jul-2019 14:07 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative, Photo]
10-Dec-2019 22:09 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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