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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 22406
Last updated: 26 September 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 88A
Owner/operator:4./KG 30 Luftwaffe
Registration: 4D+?M
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hunmanby, North Yorkshire, England. -   United Kingdom
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Based Aalborg West.
The aircraft was shot down by a Hurricane of 73 Sqn from Church Fenton flown by 41375 P/O Peter Edward George Carter; aircraft crashed and burnt out
Fw Rudolf Bihr pilot (killed),
Fw Robert Pohl observer (killed),
Uffz Severin Kürsch wireless operator (killed),
Uffz Arnalf Neumeyer gunner (missing)

Sources:

Luftwaffe Crash Book


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Aug-2008 23:11 Anon. Added
10-Jan-2012 07:55 Uli Elch Updated [Registration, Operator, Phase, Narrative]
09-Dec-2019 10:20 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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