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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 52919
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Date:12-APR-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic d217 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier Do 217 E-4
Owner/operator:6./KG 40 Luftwaffe
Registration: 5364
MSN: F8+FP
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Amersfoortsestraat - Sportweg roads at Soesterberg, Utrecht province -   Netherlands
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Soesterberg airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Feindflug - operational sortie.
Fehlstart infolge technischen Mängel. A failed takeoff due to technical faults. The damage was assessed as 80%. The observer succumbed to his injuries and was laid to rest at Amsterdam:

Flugzeugführer / Oblt. H. Schröter 53911/161 Luftwaffe / injured
Beobachter / Ogfr. R. Schmitt 151 Luftwaffe / injured (+) / Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg; grave CW-5-110
Bordfunker / Ofw. E. Schollmaier 53911/6 Luftwaffe / injured
Bordschütze / Ofw. G. Eilbrecht 53911/9 Luftwaffe / injured

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1476A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
11-Apr-2017 09:46 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
08-Dec-2019 21:49 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
17-Apr-2020 19:11 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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