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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214793
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Date:10-MAY-1940
Time:04:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-1
Owner/operator:8./KG 4 Luftwaffe
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:between Brouch (Helperknapp) and Reckange (Mersch) -   Luxembourg
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Delmenhorst airfield, Germany
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down by own flak east of Arlon and crashed between Brouch and Reckingen following attack on Schiphol 4.30 a.m. Fw F. Wehrkoff, Fw W. Müller killed. Uffz W. Kunath baled out but killed. Aircraft a write-off.

Sources:

http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/archive/index.php?t-6344.html
GQM (#1-1); Cornwell, BoF, page 209; VDK
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
29-Aug-2018 07:02 gerard57 Added
08-Dec-2019 17:55 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
12-Aug-2021 17:29 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source]
12-Aug-2021 17:32 TigerTimon Updated [Location, Source]

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