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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234619
Last updated: 1 April 2020
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Time:23:34 claim
Type:Silhouette image of generic LANC model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Avro Lancaster Mk III
Owner/operator:61 Squadron Royal Air Force (61 Sqn RAF)
Registration: JB129
C/n / msn: QR-G
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Rimbeck, Warburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen -   Germany
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:RAF Coningsby, Lincolnshire
Destination airport:
Takeoff at 18:49 hrs for an operation to Berlin.
Homeward-bound, the aircraft was shot down by night fighter pilot Oberleutnant Peter Ehrhardt of the 8./NJG 5, who was flying a Bf 110 G-4 from Werneuchen airfield in Brandenburg.


Nachtjagd Combat Archive 1944 part two
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Revision history:

01-Apr-2020 09:01 TigerTimon Added
01-Apr-2020 09:02 TigerTimon Updated [Time]

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