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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53120
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Date:30-SEP-1941
Time:21:41 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic d217 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier Do 217 E-1
Owner/operator:I./KG 40 Luftwaffe
Registration: 5084
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Amersfoortseweg road, Soesterberg, province of Utrecht -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Soesterberg airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The aircraft crashed while engaged in a Feindflug (operational sortie). Apart from the normal crew, there was a Kriegsberichter (war reporter) on board. Two of the crew rest at Ysselsteyn cemetery in Limburg, they were initially buried at Amsterdam:

Flugzeugführer Oblt. H. Seliger Luftwaffe / injured
Bombenschütze Fw. J. Pheiffer Luftwaffe / Ysselsteyn cemetery; grave CW-7-175
Bordfunker Fw. H. Dickschat Luftwaffe / Ysselsteyn cemetery; grave CW-7-174
Bordschütze Uffz. F. Kunath Luftwaffe / injured
Kriegsberichter Son.führ. T. Ehm Luftwaffe / injured; died 5th of October

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1281&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
03-Apr-2020 18:46 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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