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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53242
Last updated: 6 January 2021
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Date:12-AUG-1941
Time:12:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 F-4
Owner/operator:1./JG 26 Luftwaffe
Registration: 8345
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:mouth of the Schelde, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Saint-Omer - Clairmarais airfield (F)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Feindflug - operational sortie.

The aircraft was hit by return fire from a Bristol Blenheim bomber and crashed.
Leutnant H-K. Witzel survived injured.

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1182&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
http://www.lexikon-der-wehrmacht.de/Gliederungen/Jagdgeschwader/JG26.htm


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
19-Feb-2020 21:37 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
21-Mar-2020 16:29 DB Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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