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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50414
Last updated: 30 August 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 188 A-2
Owner/operator:3./KG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 180405
MSN: U5+DK, gelbe D
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:mouth of the Schelde, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Hesepe airfield (G)
Destination airport:
The aircraft was probably shot down by own, 'friendly' Flak.

The Junkers was on an operation to the Ornemündung (mouth of the Orne river), Normandie, France.

Flugzeugführer Fw. K. Heiß 69646/179 Luftwaffe - buried France, Fort-de-Malmaison
Beobachter Uffz. G. Bessert 57359/581 Luftwaffe - missing in action
Bordfunker Ofw. J. Buchner 57359/385 Luftwaffe - missing in action
Bordschütze Ogfr. F. Weber 57359/595 Luftwaffe - missing in action

LW Losses by Michael Balss

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
03-Jun-2019 07:14 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
05-Jun-2019 09:42 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
15-Mar-2020 15:43 DB Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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