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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53483
Last updated: 18 August 2021
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Date:30-NOV-1940
Time:17:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-5
Owner/operator:2.(F)/122 Luftwaffe
Registration: 0279
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Beverwijk - IJmuiden; Noord-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:2.(F)/122 was based at Brüssels-Evere (Belgium)
Destination airport:
Narrative:
On 30 November 1940 the Ju 88 A-5 WNr 0279 of 2(F)./122 force landed at 1700 hrs in bad weather at Beverwijk, near Ijmuiden, northwest of Amsterdam in Holland. It was destroyed at 80%. There was no casualty.

Sources:

http://www.luftwaffedata.co.uk/wiki/index.php?title=Aufkl._Gr._122_Nov_1940
https://www.defensie.nl/binaries/defensie/documenten/brochures/2008/04/08/verliesregister-1940/verliesregister-1940.pdf
"Battle of Britain-The Forgotten Months, November and December 1940", by John Foreman. ISBN 1-871187-02-8
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beverwijk
http://www.maplandia.com/netherlands/noord-holland/beverwijk/
http://ww2.dk/air/recon/aufkl122.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
30-Nov-2015 09:49 Laurent Rizzotti Updated [Time, Total fatalities, Source, Narrative]
26-Oct-2020 19:22 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source]

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