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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50479
Last updated: 25 August 2021
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Time:02:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 G-1
Owner/operator:6./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 710576
MSN: R4+*P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near 'De Snellenbrug' at Opheusden, Gelderland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Deelen airfield
Destination airport:
Feindflug (operational sortie). On this night, RAF Bomber Command raided Braunschweig & Dortmund, both in Germany.

The aircraft crashed following aerial combat, the crew evacuating the aircraft by parachute.
Obergefreiter A. Peeters did not survive; he rests at Sankt Ingbert in Saarland, Germany.

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
20-Aug-2020 17:57 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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