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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53021
Last updated: 16 October 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 F-4
Owner/operator:I./JG 3 Luftwaffe
Registration: 8621
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Katwijk airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Katwijk airfield (NL)
Destination airport:
Feindflug - operational sortie.
On 11 January 1942 the Bf 109 F-4 WNr 8621 of the I/JG 3 was severely damaged (60%) in a crash-landing on Katwijk airfield. The pilot was unhurt and his name is not known.


"Die Jagdfliegerverbände der Deutschen Luftwaffe 1934 bis 1945 Teil 7 - Heimatverteidigung 1. Januar bis 31. Dezember 1942/ Einsatz im Westen 1.Januar bis 31. Dezember 1942", by Jochen Prien & co. ISBN 3-923457-73-1

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
11-Jan-2016 10:40 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]
28-Dec-2017 17:37 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Feb-2018 22:31 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Aircraft type, Operator]
02-Nov-2019 09:00 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Damage, Narrative]
12-Mar-2020 13:49 DG333 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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