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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 168979
Last updated: 28 November 2021
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Date:13-MAY-1940
Time:06:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic H111 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Heinkel He 111P
Owner/operator:Stab./KG 55 Luftwaffe
Registration: G1+GA
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Courlommes-les-Marqueny, north-west of Mazagran, Ardennes -   France
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by Flying Officer Clisby of No 1 Squadron, RAF. The twin engine aircraft was engaged in a combat mission over the Ardennes. Aircraft came down Courlommes-les-Marqueny, north-west of Mazagran, Ardennes

Of the five crew, two died: Obergefr H. Bell badly wounded in right thigh - died same day. Fw W Wolter badly wounded by gendarmes while evading capture and dead on arrival at Mazarith de Vouziers emergency hospital. Oberlt. D. Clemm Von Hohnenberg, Uffz H Strobl, and Gefr. F Manner tried to reach German lines but captured at Coegny.

Sources:

1. http://artillerieregiment182.weebly.com/1/post/2012/01/heinkel-he-111p.html
2. https://www.baaa-acro.com/crash/crash-heinkel-he111p-coulommes-et-marqueny-2-killed


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Aug-2014 11:58 gerard57 Added
29-Sep-2015 18:25 sandman56 Updated [Operator]
17-Apr-2019 18:08 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
11-Dec-2019 08:37 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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