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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53130
Last updated: 20 September 2021
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Time:19:15 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 C-2
Owner/operator:3./NJG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 720
MSN: R4+*L
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chaamsche Bosschen woods, Gilze, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Gilze-Rijen airfield
Destination airport:
Crashed after engine failure. One occupant died as sometime later on the ground, being trapped under the plane, the plane exploded. The other two crew members survived the crash between the Ulicotense Baan and Wolfgatse Baan roads, which had wrecked the aircraft (100%). They were injured:

Flugzeugführer / Oblt. B. Pajung Luftwaffe / injured
Bordfunker / Uffz. F. Lindner Luftwaffe / Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg
Bordschütze / Ogfr. W. Gutt Luftwaffe / injured

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Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
21-Nov-2017 15:07 gerard57 Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-May-2019 07:30 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]
01-Jan-2020 17:58 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]
27-Mar-2020 20:53 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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