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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53613
Last updated: 9 November 2020
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Date:12-MAY-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-3
Owner/operator:2.(J)/LG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 703
C/n / msn: schwarze 12
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Waltingaleane road, Pingjum, Friesland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was hit by ground fire from the 'mitrailleurcompagnie 33e regiment infanterie' and crash-landed, while engaged in an escort flight. The damage was assessed as 23%.

Pilot / Leutnant H. Merten

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=R0006F&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
https://nimh-beeldbank.defensie.nl/memorix/6dce26e3-01b2-2bcb-0d16-13c0f68d33aa

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
02-Mar-2019 12:42 Cobar Updated [Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
02-Mar-2019 12:43 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type]
02-Mar-2019 18:11 Cobar Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Narrative]
21-Mar-2020 14:26 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Phase, Source, Embed code, Damage, Narrative]
21-Mar-2020 16:07 DG333 Updated [Operator, Operator]

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