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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50768
Last updated: 24 August 2021
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Time:17:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 188 F-1
Owner/operator:3.(F)/Aufkl.Gr.122 Luftwaffe
Registration: 280226
MSN: F6+*L
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:west of the Voortsweg road, Enschede-Deppenbroek, Overijssel -   Netherlands
Phase: Approach
Departure airport:Soesterberg airfield
Destination airport:Twente airfield
Emergency landing after one of the engines stopped working. The Junkers had taken off for a Heimatflug (non-operational sortie). The machine came down north of cafe Azink, near the Zwaluwstraat road. The pilot, Feldwebel Mayer and the observer, Oberleutnant Müller were severely wounded and taken to Lazarett Gronau (hospital in Germany) where they died a short while later.
The weather conditions were good at the time of the crash.

Two crew members are buried in Gronau, Germany. Two other crew members are buried in Ysselsteyn, the Netherlands:
Flugzeugführer Fw. E. Mayer 53501/123 Luftwaffe Germany 38 Buried Evangelischer Friedhof Gronau
Beobachter Oblt. W. Müller 53501/150 Luftwaffe Germany 24 Buried Evangelischer Friedhof Gronau
Bordfunker Fw. G. Fischer 53501/122 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BG-3-58 Initially buried Hilversum
Bordschütze Uffz. E. Neitzke 53501/133 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BG-3-59 Initially buried Hilversum

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
27-Oct-2014 18:14 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Mar-2019 09:39 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
10-Dec-2019 16:28 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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