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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53162
Last updated: 21 October 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic d217 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier Do 217 E-1
Owner/operator:4./KG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 5078
MSN: U5+LM, weisse L
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Engelsche Gat lake, 's-Hertogenbosch, Noord-Brabant -   Netherlands
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Motorausfall infolge Ölrohrbruch. Engine failure due to oil pipe rupture, and ditched.

Flugzeugführer / Uffz. E. Ott / drowned after saving a crew member; Ysselsteyn cemetery, Limburg
Beobachter / Uffz. Leitzel
Bordfunker / Gfr. Fellman
Bordschütze / Uffz. W. Mueller

Google Maps
GQM (#4-6), (19.09.41, Ber., "h" / 21.10.41, Erg., "c"); Balke, KG2, II, page 423; VDK

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
19-Aug-2021 07:23 TigerTimon Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]
30-Aug-2021 13:34 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Phase, Source, Narrative]
30-Aug-2021 13:34 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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