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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53016
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Date:17-JAN-1942
Time:10:55 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic d217 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier Do 217 E-2
Owner/operator:4./KG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 1155
MSN: U5+MM, weisse M
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Soesterberg airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Soesterberg airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on a Werkstattflug (test flight, literally 'workshop flight') and was totally destroyed (100%).

The three men aboard were killed and were initially buried at Amsterdam, but now rest at Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg:

Flugzeugführer Lt. K-H. Franck 53576/753 Luftwaffe / grave CX-8-189
Beobachter Uffz. H. Seeger 58213/54 Luftwaffe / grave CX-8-188
Bordschütze Gfr. A. Freijtag 58213/112 Luftwaffe / grave CX-8-187

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1382&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=



Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
30-Dec-2017 09:53 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
02-Nov-2019 09:50 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Operator, Other fatalities, Source, Narrative]
09-Dec-2019 16:05 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
06-May-2021 19:51 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Source]

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