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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52080
Last updated: 9 April 2021
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Date:24-MAR-1943
Time:21:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-14
Owner/operator:2./KG 6 Luftwaffe
Registration: 144027
C/n / msn: 3E+EK
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Deelen airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Deelen airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Takeoff at 21:45 hrs for a Feindflug - operational sortie against Edinburgh, Scotland.

Absturz nach Start, Ursache unbekannt (crashed after takeoff under unknown circumstances). The aircraft was a total loss.
The crew was initially buried at Arnhem:

Flugzeugführer Uffz. R. Kosanke Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BM-3-55
Beobachter Ogfr. H. Franke Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BM-3-56
Bordfunker Ogfr. M. Mühlberger Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BM-3-57
Bordschütze Ogfr. H. Schmitt Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BM-3-58

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T2140&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
23-Mar-2018 14:42 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Dec-2019 17:02 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
09-Apr-2021 08:11 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Narrative]

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