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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52234
Last updated: 26 September 2021
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Date:21-MAR-1944
Time:23:50 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 S-1
Owner/operator:Stab I./KG 66 Luftwaffe
Registration: 140577
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Vuurscheweg road, Bilthoven, province of Utrecht -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Soesterberg airfield (NL)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Feindflug (operational sortie) to England, as part of Operation Steinbock.
The crew was initially buried at Hilversum, Noord-Holland.

Crew:
Flugzeugführer Ofw. F. Karau 67013/168 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BG-3-53
Beobachter Ofw. M. Schiffbauer 62733/91 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BG-3-55
Bordfunker Uffz. W. Heinze Ln.Fu.Ers.Kp.(mot.) 18/IV, Nr.3439 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BG-3-54

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T3534&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
http://www.lexikon-der-wehrmacht.de/Gliederungen/Kampfgeschwader/KG66.htm
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Steinbock
Book 'Vliegvelden in Oorlogstijd'


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
18-Mar-2019 20:59 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source]
18-Mar-2019 21:05 TigerTimon Updated [Total occupants, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
19-Mar-2019 07:27 TigerTimon Updated [Phase, Destination airport]
19-Mar-2019 07:33 TigerTimon Updated [Departure airport, Source]
30-Jan-2020 09:37 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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