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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53088
Last updated: 21 January 2021
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Date:25-OCT-1941
Time:08:35 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 F-4
Owner/operator:2./JG 53 Luftwaffe
Registration: 7265
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Westerschelde (Oostgat), Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Vlissingen airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Feindflug - operational sortie.
The aircraft was shot down by R.O. Scarborough of 71 Squadron RAF, who was flying a Supermarine Spitfire Mk Vb from RAF North Weald in England. Unteroffizier Th. Blechschmidt is missing in action.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1316&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
http://www.lexikon-der-wehrmacht.de/Gliederungen/Jagdgeschwader/Inhalt.htm
'Vliegvelden in Oorlogstijd' page 301


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
10-Apr-2020 13:33 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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