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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 227754
Last updated: 29 November 2021
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Time:12:45 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-1
Owner/operator:4./KG 76 Luftwaffe
MSN: F1+*M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:English Channel off Manston, Ramsgate, Kent, England -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Creil airfield, France
Destination airport:
On an operation against RAF Manston, the aircraft was shot down by Hawker Hurricane Mk I fighters of 501 Squadron RAF which were based at RAF Gravesend.

Flugzeugführer Lt. H-J. Crell 53576/5 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn cemetery; BF-4-88 - washed up Haamstede (Zeeland, the Netherlands)
Beobachter Fw. M. Thomas 60552/43 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn cemetery; BF-4-93 - washed up Haamstede (Zeeland, the Netherlands)
Bordfunker Uffz. A. Henneberg Luftwaffe - missing in action
Bordschütze Uffz. A. Wetzker 60552/77 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn cemetery; BF-4-92 - washed up Haamstede (Zeeland, the Netherlands)


Revision history:

31-Jul-2019 05:37 TigerTimon Added
09-Dec-2019 15:17 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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