Accident Messerschmitt Bf 109E 2766,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 275303
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Date:Sunday 15 February 1942
Type:Silhouette image of generic ME09 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Messerschmitt Bf 109E
Owner/operator:3./JGr. Losigke Luftwaffe
Registration: 2766
MSN: weisse 4
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:the ice of Limfjorden near Løgstør; Nordjylland -   Denmark
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Esbjerg airfield
Destination airport:Aalborg/West airfield
Operation - transfer from Jever via Esbjerg and Aalborg West to Oslo.
A group of Bf 109`s took off from Jever at 10:25 hours led by a Bf 110 of 6./ NJG 1. Destination was Esbjerg, to refuel there and to continue to Aalborg/West.

Two staffels landed at Aalborg/West. The third Staffel lost orientation and six aircraft landed on the ice of Limfjorden near Løgstør.

The 109 of Feldwebel Ernst-August Bollmann overturned during landing and ended up lying on its back. The canopy broke through the ice and Bollmann drowned before he could be helped out.

The damage was assessed as 40%.


Airwar over Denmark -
Nordic Loss-List
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History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
17 August 1943 20444 7./JG 3 Luftwaffe 0 's-Heer Arendskerke, Zeeland unk
22 February 1944 411021 11./JG 3 Luftwaffe 1 Koepas - Hoogriebroekseweg, Oirlo, Limburg w/o
19 September 1944 165742 8./JG 11 Luftwaffe 1 Joppe, Gelderland w/o
1 January 1945 785763 9./JG 6 Luftwaffe 0 't Hersfeld, west of Groeningen, Noord-Brabant w/o

Revision history:

09-Feb-2022 09:36 TigerTimon Added
09-Feb-2022 09:37 TigerTimon Updated [Narrative]
12-Jun-2022 09:31 Nepa Updated [Time, Operator, Narrative, Operator]

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