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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86318
Last updated: 2 November 2019
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Date:12-APR-1953
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F86 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American F-86E Sabre
Owner/operator:USAF (United States Air Force)
Registration: 52-2891
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:20 mi S of Suiho Reservoir -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RKSS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
F-86E-6 52-2891 flown by 1th Lt Robert R. Niemann(4th FIW, 334th FIS). Nieman's flight was attacked by two MiGs near Suiho Reservoir and was shot down by the Soviet future Ace Kapt Grigorii N. Berelizde from the 224th IAP(32th IAD).Air search of the area revealed no trace of him. R.R.Niemann was declared MIA. After soviet records, Niemann was the third victory of Berelizde(All F-86s).


Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
L.Krylov, Y.Tepsurkaev, I Seidov, A.German, Gordon and Rigmant,B.Cull, D.Newton, W.Thompson,X.Zhang,V.Zabelin,M.Mikhin,Y. Pepelyayev,S.Kramarenko.


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
26-Apr-2011 01:51 Daniel Nole Updated [Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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