Incident Zeppelin LZ.55 LZ-85, 05 May 1916
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 871
 
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Date:05-MAY-1916
Time:
Type:Zeppelin LZ.55
Owner/operator:Kaiserliche Marine (Imperial German Navy)
Registration: LZ-85
MSN: LZ55
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wardar marshes -
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
LZ-55 participated in six attacks, dropping 14,200 kg of bombs on Dünaburg (Latvia), Minsk, the railroads of Riga, and Saloniki (three times). Damaged by fire from Battleship HMS Agamemnon on 5 May 1916, she stranded in the Wardar marshes.

Sources:

Puget Sound Airship Society


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jan-2008 05:00 ASN archive Added
27-Jan-2008 10:39 JINX Updated
15-Feb-2021 20:03 Anon. Updated [Operator, Nature, Narrative, Operator]

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