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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50409
Last updated: 20 August 2021
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Time:01:59 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 G-1
Owner/operator:7./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 710565
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Landgoed Leeuwenburgh estate, Driebergen-Rijsenburg, Utrecht -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Volkel airfield (takeoff between 23:01-08)
Destination airport:
Feindflug (operational sortie). On this night, RAF Bomber Command raided targets in France.
The aircraft crashed under unknown circumstances. All three were initially buried at Hilversum:

Flugzeugführer / Fw. E. Killmann / Ysselsteyn cemetery (Limburg); grave BG-4-80
Bordfunker / Uffz. G. Ringeisen / Ysselsteyn cemetery (Limburg); grave BG-4-81
Bordschütze / Uffz. H. Heikamp / Ysselsteyn cemetery (Limburg); grave BG-4-82

Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part three
Google Maps

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
05-Oct-2020 16:13 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Oct-2020 16:13 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
20-Aug-2021 07:17 TigerTimon Updated [Location]

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