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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53243
Last updated: 21 October 2021
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Date:13-AUG-1941
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic d217 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier Do 217 E-1
Owner/operator:6./KG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 5074
MSN: U5+KP
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Koewacht, Zeeland -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Schiphol airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed under unknown circumstances.
The entire crew was killed and on 16 August they were buried at the Noorderbegraafplaats in Vlissingen. Today, they rest in Ysselsteyn cemetery, Limburg:

Flugzeugführer Uffz. H. Dittrich
Beobachter Ogfr. G. Malik
Bordfunker Fw. K. Herde
Bordschütze Ogfr. A. Pötter

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1180A&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
https://db.wingstovictory.nl/pdf/130-story.PDF
Google Maps


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
08-Jul-2015 17:22 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Dec-2019 15:58 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
06-Nov-2020 18:12 TigerTimon Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
06-Nov-2020 18:13 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]

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