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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52535
Last updated: 12 June 2021
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Date:17-SEP-1942
Time:00:52
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 C-6
Owner/operator:9./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 360027
MSN: R4+CD
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Haansche Hoef, Dongen, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gilze-Rijen airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Feindflug - operational sortie. On the evening of the 16th, RAF Bomber Command raided the Krupp works at Essen in Germany.
Absturz infolge Feindbeschuss. The aircraft was shot down in aerial combat. There were no survivors:

Flugzeugführer / Oblt. W. Dimter / Ysselsteyn cemetery; grave AZ-7-163
Bordfunker / Uffz. E. Hübner / Ysselsteyn cemetery; grave AZ-7-162
Bordschütze / Ogfr. H-G. Franke / Ysselsteyn cemetery; grave AZ-7-164

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1851&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Nachtjagd Combat Archive The Early Years part three


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
19-Sep-2017 07:37 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
14-Dec-2019 20:27 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Operator]
02-Jun-2020 08:12 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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