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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50944
Last updated: 27 August 2021
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Date:04-FEB-1944
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-4
Owner/operator:6./KG 54 Luftwaffe
Registration: 8850
MSN: B3+CP
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea near Southwold, Suffolk -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Marx (G) / Laon-Athies (FR)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On this night, the Luftwaffe launched a second wave on London, as part of Operation Steinbock. This wave took off from 04:25 hrs.

Crew:
Flugzeugführer Leutnant H-J. von Krieg 60030/166 Luftwaffe Missing in action
Beobachter Unteroffizier H. Holznagel 60024/215 Luftwaffe Missing in action
Bordfunker Unteroffizier F. Lasthofer 63626/8 Luftwaffe Missing in action
Bordschütze Unteroffizier M. Meister 67412/267 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BT-2-48

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T3387&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Steinbock


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
29-Jan-2019 12:49 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
26-Mar-2020 18:59 DG333 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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