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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22407
Last updated: 14 July 2020
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Date:15-AUG-1940
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88C
Owner/operator:7./KG 30 Luftwaffe
Registration: 4D+DR
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:4 miles north of Bridlington, East Yorkshire -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Based Aalborg West.
The aircraft was shot down by a 73 Sqn Hurricane from Church Fenton flown by 516702 Sgt James Hopewell during a raid on Driffield airfield, aircraft force landed near the waterworks reservoir off the A165 road
62756/60 Fw Georg Henneske wireless operator (killed),
Oblt Werner Bachmann pilot (POW),
Uffz Werner Evers observer (POW),
Flgr Robert Walther gunner (POW)

Sources:

Luftwaffe Crash Book


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2008 23:11 Anon. Added
10-Jan-2012 07:54 Uli Elch Updated [Registration, Operator, Phase, Narrative]
09-Dec-2019 10:19 Nepa Updated [Operator, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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