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Ar 96B serial number 0166 crashed into Limfjorden 20/9 1944

The aircraft belonged to 1./ JG 102 and was coded ?
T/o Fliegerplatz Aalborg Ost.  Op: Training.

Student Pilot Fahnenjunker Unteroffizier Claus-Ulrich Drews was practising precision landings in the Arado 96 when he made a turn at too low speed, stalled and got into a spinn and crashed into the waters of Limfjorden near Fliegerplatz Aalborg Ost.

The Arado was a 100% loss and Unteroffizier Claus-Ulrich Drews lost his life. He was laid to rest in Frederikshavn cemetery on 29/9 1944.

 

 
Sources: WASt, BA, Instructor Feldwebel Adolf Kuzel via Helme.

 

 

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