Airwar over Denmark

Airwar over Denmark

 By Søren C. Flensted


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Ju 88C-6 serial number 360433 emergency landed at Vester Marie 3/6 1943.

The aircraft belonged to 4/II./ NJG 3 and was coded D5+BM.
T/o Schleswig. Op: Feindflug.

The JU 88 took part in the defence of Berlin but lost orientation due to thunderstorms and at 06:00 hours Pilot Unteroffizier Günter Liersch emergency landed at Vestergaard farm near Vester Marie on the island of Bornholm.

One of the three man crew was slightly injured and the aircraft was 40% damaged.
Apart from Liersch the crew were Wop Unteroffizier Walter Preissler and Engineer Unteroffizier Franz Lange.

Sources: LBUK, CP, RL 2 III/1192, JJ.


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