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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 54274
Last updated: 4 March 2020
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Date:10-MAY-1940
Time:04:30 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic a17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas 8A-3N
Owner/operator:3-V-2 LvR; Wapen der Militaire Luchtvaart (ML)
Registration: 388
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Ter Horst estate, Voorschoten, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Ypenburg airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft had taken off at 03:55 hrs together with ten other Douglas aircraft, to engage the Luftwaffe.
It was shot down in aerial combat.

Crew:
Vlieger / Res.2e Lt.Vl. J. van Riemsdijk ML / wounded
Schutter / Sgt.Vlgt.Sch. G. Hagen VK ML / buried Nunspeet in Gelderland

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T0055&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps
'Vliegvelden in Oorlogstijd'


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
04-Mar-2020 10:39 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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