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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 177544
Last updated: 17 September 2021
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Date:02-SEP-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109E-4
Owner/operator:I./ 3 JG 53 Luftwaffe
Registration: Yellow 10
MSN: 3494
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Boulogne -   France
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Neuville airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
I./ 3 JG 53. Flown by Uffz.Heinrich Leschert. Damaged by British fighters at the southeast of England. Made emergency crash landing at Boulogne and 50% damaged. Pilot wounded.

Sources:

http://www.battleofbritain1940.net/0028.html
Datenbank der Deutschen Luftwaffe
http://aircrewremembrancesociety.com/Kracker/KrackerArchive.html
J. Prien, Jagdeschwader 53, Vol. 1: March 1937 - May 1942 (Schiffer) 2004. p.271.
Francis K. Mason, Battle over Britain, Ed. Martin Windrow, 1969. p.342
W. G. Ramsey, Battle of Britain then and now, London Putnam (1987). p.617


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jul-2015 15:42 Daniel Nole Added
01-Sep-2018 08:02 Freddy Updated [Registration, Cn, Source, Damage, Narrative]
02-May-2019 06:56 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]

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