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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 220218
Last updated: 17 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Messerschmitt Bf 109 E-4
Owner/operator:III./JG 54 Luftwaffe
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Guînes-Courgain airfield, Pas-de-Calais -   France
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
A Bf 109 E-4 of III./JG 54 was damaged beyond repair (at 70%) in a take-off accident on Guines-Sud airfield while taking off for a local flight. The pilot was unhurt and his name is not known.


JG 54 loss list, by Günther Rosipal (, no more online)
"Les pertes de la chasse de jour allemande en France 1939-1945. Vol 1: September 1939 - December 1940", by Pierre Watteeuw (Hors Série Avions n° 10). ISBN 2-914017-14-6

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Revision history:

27-Dec-2018 10:13 Laurent Rizzotti Added
28-Jan-2020 11:22 stehlik49 Updated [Operator, Operator]
07-Aug-2021 12:00 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Source]

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