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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22343
Last updated: 24 November 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic H111 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Heinkel He 111H-2
Owner/operator:3 Staffel I./KG 26 Luftwaffe
Registration: 1H+HL
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Druridge Bay, near Amble, Northumberland -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Destination airport:
Heinkel He111H-2 '1H+HL' of 3 Staffel, I/KG26 Schleswig: Aircraft was shot down by F/O J Desmond 'Eddie' Edmonds, F/O John W Simpson and Sgt John Arbuthnot of 43 Sqn Acklington in Hurricanes L1955, L1727 and L1742, aircraft crashed into sea into Druridge Bay near Amble, Northumberland. All four crew killed:

Uffz Walter Remishke pilot killed
Lt Luther von Bruning observer killed
Fw Herbert Panzlaff wireless operator killed
Fw Herbert Peterson mechanic missing



Revision history:

07-Aug-2008 10:16 Anon. Added
09-Nov-2012 15:45 Uli Elch Updated [Registration, Operator, Phase, Narrative]
06-Jan-2017 20:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
08-Jan-2017 22:37 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source]
08-Jan-2017 22:40 Dr. John Smith Updated [Source]
11-Jan-2017 22:45 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport, Source]
09-Dec-2019 11:31 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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