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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78744
Last updated: 26 November 2021
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Date:21-APR-1940
Time:19:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic H111 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Heinkel He 111 P-1
Owner/operator:4./KG 54 Luftwaffe
Registration: B3+JM
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Mästermyr, Gotland -   Sweden
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Aalborg, Denmark
Destination airport:Aalborg, Denmark
Narrative:
Bombing mission over Norway. Navigation problems, could not drop bombs and returned. Passed through clouds over Sweden, fired upon by anti aircraft (Bofors 40mm) over Sweden, Turned out over Gulf of Bothnia but low on fuel. Belly landing, successful on Gotland.
Repaired and returned to Germany in exchange for a swedish Ju-86 landed in Germany due to technical problems.

Lieutenant/Fugzeugführer Bernhard Stute, Obergefreiter/beobachter Hans Vaessen, Flieger/bordsschützer Erwin Wienandt, Obergefreiter/bordfunker Lodwig Glock.

Sources:

1. http://web.archive.org/web/20131207201720/http://www.tjelvar.se/forband/fv/fv9.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
15-Oct-2010 06:02 Masen63 Added
10-Jun-2011 07:12 Masen63 Updated [Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
10-Dec-2019 19:52 Nepa Updated [Operator, Narrative, Operator]

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