ASN Aircraft accident Junkers Ju-52/3mg8e G6+OR Milos
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Date:Friday 21 July 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic JU52 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Junkers Ju-52/3mg8e
Operator:Luftwaffe
Registration: G6+OR
MSN:
First flight:
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 12 / Occupants: 17
Total:Fatalities: 15 / Occupants: 21
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:15 km (9.4 mls) S of Milos (   Greece)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Shot down by own flak, friendly fire. Two crew members died, one is MIA and one was wounded. From the 17 passengers, 4 died, 8 are MIA and 5 were wounded.

Sources:
» http://forum.12oclockhigh.net/showthread.php?t=42229


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