Accident Douglas 8A-3N 385,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 54276
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Date:Friday 10 May 1940
Time:06:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic a17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas 8A-3N
Owner/operator:3-V-2 LvR; Wapen der Militaire Luchtvaart (ML)
Registration: 385
MSN: 535
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Kijkduin beach, Den Haag, Zuid-Holland -   Netherlands
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:Ypenburg
Destination airport:
Shot down & crashed.
The aircraft had taken off at 03:55 hrs together with ten other Douglas aircraft, to engage the Luftwaffe.

Vlieger / Lt.Vl. 2e klas G.J.E. Scheepens VK ML / Zorgvlied cemetery in Amsterdam; grave D-II-104
Waarnemer/Schutter / Res.2e Lt.Wnr. G. Vermeulen VK ML / Nieuwe Gemeentelijke Begraafplaats cemetery in Zeist (Utrecht province); grave B-348

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'Vliegvelden in Oorlogstijd'

Revision history:

17-Dec-2008 11:45 ASN archive Added
20-May-2019 10:39 Cobar Updated [Time, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Departure airport]
11-Mar-2020 15:57 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
11-Mar-2020 15:57 TigerTimon Updated [Source]
27-May-2022 10:54 Cobar Updated [Cn]
18-Jun-2022 01:32 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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