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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 51481
Last updated: 8 August 2020
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Date:17-AUG-1943
Time:12:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6
Owner/operator:7./JG 3 Luftwaffe
Registration: 20460
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:southwest of Roosendaal, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Woensdrecht airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was shot down by a Spitfire of No. (Natal) 222 Squadron RAF.
The pilot, Uffz. N. Geyer, survived the crash. The damage was assessed at 70%.

Operation: Feindflug (operational sortie). On this day, the USAAF raided Schweinfurt and Regensburg in Germany.

Sources:

https://www.verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T2805&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
book 'Vliegvelden in Oorlogstijd' for airfield


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
08-Aug-2018 11:57 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Aug-2018 11:57 TigerTimon Updated [Damage]
20-May-2019 09:08 TigerTimon Updated [Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]
13-Dec-2019 09:25 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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