Airwar over Denmark

Airwar over Denmark

 By Søren C. Flensted


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Ju 88G-6 serial number 620962 crashed at Fliegerhorst Grove 13/1 1945.

The aircraft belonged to I / NJG 3 and was coded D5+YB.
T/o Grove.  Op: Operational flight.

The Ju 88G-6 had just taken off from Fliegerhorst Grove on a operational flight when it crashed to the ground and was a 99% loss.
It is believed that the aircraft stalled during a turn just after take off.

Pilot Leutnant Manfred Scheunpflug, Leutnant Werner Zeck and Feldwebel Paul Fiegenbaum died while Unteroffizier Herbert Möske was severely wounded.
He was taken to Viborg Lazeret where he died on the next day.

They were all laid to rest in Fourfelt cemetery in Esbjerg on 18/1 1945.



Sources: WASt, JJ, BE


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