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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 50951
Last updated: 20 June 2021
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Date:04-FEB-1944
Time:06:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-4
Owner/operator:II./KG 6 Luftwaffe
Registration:
MSN: 3E+NN
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Location:Gilze-Rijen airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Le Culot airfield (B)
Destination airport:Gilze-Rijen airfield (NL)
Narrative:
Bruchlandung (crash landing).
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 E. Ruhland Luftwaffe Survived
Beobachter - Luftwaffe Survived
Bordfunker - Luftwaffe Survived
Bordschütze Obergefreiter J. Primas Luftwaffe Survived - wounded

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T3385A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Steinbock
http://www.lexikon-der-wehrmacht.de/Gliederungen/Kampfgeschwader/KG6.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
29-Jan-2019 12:34 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
26-Mar-2020 18:57 DG333 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Operator]

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