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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 53533
Last updated: 11 October 2021
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Date:15-MAY-1942
Time:00:07
Type:Silhouette image of generic d217 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Dornier Do 217 E-4
Owner/operator:5./KG 2 Luftwaffe
Registration: 5448
MSN: U5+PN, rote P
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Eindhoven airfield -   Netherlands
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Eindhoven airfield
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Heimatflug - non-operational sortie.
The aircraft crashed shortly after becoming airborne during a touch-and-go. The damage was assessed as 90%.
Two of the crew rest at Ysselsteyn in Limburg:

Flugzeugführer / Uffz. W. Voss 58214/149 Luftwaffe / grave AA-2-40
Beobachter / N.N. Luftwaffe -
Bordfunker / Ogfr. M. Birkhof 58214/148 Luftwaffe / grave AA-2-41 Dow 16 May 42 Den Bosch
Bordmechaniker / Uffz. A. Böhm Luftwaffe / injured

Sources:

https://verliesregister.studiegroepluchtoorlog.nl/rs.php?aircraft=&sglo=T1511&date=&location=&pn=&unit=&name=&cemetry=&airforce=&target=&area=&airfield=
Balke, KG2, II, s.431


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
15-May-2017 15:08 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
09-Dec-2019 16:15 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]
20-Apr-2020 11:19 TigerTimon Updated [Cn, Other fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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