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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53967
Last updated: 10 June 2020
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Date:15-MAY-1940
Time:15:10 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic ju88 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju 88 A-2
Owner/operator:2./KG 30 Luftwaffe
Registration:
C/n / msn: 4D+*K
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Schelde near Vlissingen, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Schiphol airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft was shot down by AA-fire from HMS Whitley.

The Junkers was on a Feindflug (operational sortie) to naval targets at the Schelde river mouth.

Crew:
Flugzeugführer Uffz. L. Wengert 62743/46 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BB-7-165 - initially buried Vlissingen V3a-183
Beobachter Ogfr. J. Wunder Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BA-4-99
Bordfunker Uffz. M. Stampfer 62743/42 Luftwaffe Ysselsteyn BC-3-58 - initially buried Vlissingen V3a-26
Bordschütze Flg. A. Trinkl Luftwaffe Survived - POW

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0687&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
LW Losses by Michael Balss


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
13-May-2019 14:40 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Dec-2019 10:15 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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