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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 89072
Last updated: 18 June 2021
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Date:08-MAY-1941
Time:01:00 approx
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-5
Owner/operator:Stab III./KG 76 Luftwaffe
Registration: 6213
MSN: F1+AD, grüne A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Moss End Farm, Goldstitch Moss, Gradbach, STAFFORDSHIRE -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crew: Pilot Major Dietrich Von Ziehlberg, Observer W. Lemke, Radio Operator R. Schwalbe, Gunner G. Mahl.
The aircraft was damaged by a Defiant of 96 Squadron (piloted by Robin McNair) and flew into a mountain.
The entire crew of four perished.

Sources:

http://www.phoneman.org/96sqdn/96sdnpages16_20.htm
http://macr.moonfruit.com/#/junkers-ju88-6213/4532316196
LW Losses by Michael Balss


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Jan-2011 15:29 ThW Added
10-Jan-2012 08:10 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Narrative]
15-Jan-2013 00:34 Paddy13 Updated [Location, Narrative]
18-Apr-2014 16:53 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
09-Dec-2019 15:20 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Operator]
07-Apr-2020 17:52 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]

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