Accident Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A-8 738159,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 49369
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Date:Monday 1 January 1945
Type:Silhouette image of generic fw19 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A-8
Owner/operator:3./JG 1 Luftwaffe
Registration: 738159
MSN: gelbe 6
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Vreeland, Utrecht -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Twente airfield (NL)
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 08:12 hrs for operation Bodenplatte. Target: B.65 Maldegem, Belgium.

The aircraft was hit by 'friendly', German Flak.
The pilot, Fw. H-J. Kilian, did not survive and was initially buried at Amsterdam. He now rests at Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg; grave CT-8-198.

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History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
5 October 1942 0584 12./JG 1 Luftwaffe 0 1 km SE of the harbour at Zierikzee, Zeeland w/o
30 January 1943 0574 12./JG 1 Luftwaffe 1 North Sea NW of Terschelling, Friesland w/o
29 January 1944 430349 3./JG 1 Luftwaffe 0 Deelen Airfield, Gelderland sub
20 September 1944 172684 15./JG 54 Luftwaffe 1 Nederrijn river near the John Frost bridge, Arnhem, Gelderland w/o

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
16-Nov-2019 20:27 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
27-Feb-2020 05:38 Xindel XL Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Operator]
17-Jun-2022 09:18 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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