Airwar over Denmark

Airwar over Denmark

 By Søren C. Flensted


1939-1940 Updated 9/4-24
1941 Updated 28/4-22
1942 Updated 17/8-23
1943 Updated 15/4-24
1944 Updated 15/4-24
1945 Updated 4/12-22

1940 New 30/11-23
1941 New 23/7-21
1942 Updated 19/3-24
1943 Updated 28/1-23
1944 Updated 23/7-23
1945 Updated 16/7-23

Books  New Book by Steve Smith

Search this site by entering search words:

powered by FreeFind

JU 52 emergency landed near Sulsted 13/3 1945.

The aircraft belonged to 5./ MSG 1 and was coded ?
T/o ?   Op: Mine sweeping.

Three JU 52 were heading for Fliegerhorst Aalborg West when they encountered heavy fog. One Ju 52 landed at Fliegerhorst Aalborg Ost and one crashed at Fliegerhorst Aalborg West.

One emergency landed about two kilometres west of Sulsted at approx. 20:00 hrs.
The aircraft was heard approaching from a southerly direction. It passed between the farm of Aage Aaen and Kærgaard farm. It hit and broke a few electrical pylons and tore down the electrical wires thus leaving the whole area in darkness.
The crew of five including Air gunner Unteroffizier Vorwerk were unharmed.

Sources: LBUK, Vorwerk via Jørn Junker.


Back to 1945

Top of page
Top of page


  Copyright  ©  Søren C. Flensted 2004 - 2024