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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53044
Last updated: 16 September 2021
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Time:21:38 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-4
Owner/operator:7./KG 30 Luftwaffe
Registration: 1186
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Gilze-Rijen airfield, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Gilze-Rijen airfield
Destination airport:
Feindflug - operational sortie.
The aircraft was shot up by intruder pilot Flight Lieutenant R.P. Stevens (DSO DFC+) of 253 Squadron RAF, flying a Hawker Hurricane Mk IIc.
Leutnant H. Ahne, the pilot, was injured.

Moments after the attack, the Hurricane dove into the ground at Hulten.

The Junkers burned out, the damage being assessed as 95%.

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KTB FlH Gilze-Rijen BAMA, via J. Junker

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
13-Apr-2020 15:04 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
13-Apr-2020 15:07 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
25-Mar-2021 15:08 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative, Photo]
25-Mar-2021 15:19 TigerTimon Updated [Operator]

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