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Detail page crash 17-May-1940

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CrashID 56
Date 17-May-1940
Time 10:00
Location Noordwelle strand bij duinovergang 't Klokje
Airplane Junkers
Type / model Ju 88
Serial number Onbekend/Unknown
Registration number Onbekend/Unknown
Group Luftwaffe
Squadron III./KG 30
Base Onbekend/Unknown
Mission Gewapende verkenning langs kustgebieden België en Nederland.
Target Aanvallen zeedoelen
Crew Oblt. Werner Wagner Safe
De rest van de bemanning is onbekend. Zij overleefden ook.
Cemeteries NVT
Brief description of the crash Junkers 88's are on a armed reconnaissance along the coast of Holland and Belgium. During one of these reconnaissances, a formation Ju 88's is intercept by Spitfires of No. 65 squadron. One Ju 88 is shot down and makes a forced landing on the Northbeach of Noordwelle. Crew survives.
Extensive description of the crash (.pdf) pdf-logo 56-story.pdf pdf-logo-big
Extra documentation 56-Ju 88 Schouwen 170540.jpg
56-Ju88 170540 001.jpg
56-Ju 88 Schouwen 170540 001.jpg
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