Junkers Ju.88 6213 F1+AD KG.76 Crashed 08:05:41

The aircraft was part of a large force of Luftwaffe bombers sent to attack Liverpool. After dropping its bombload and turning for base, the Junkers was hit by gunfire from a nightfighter and damaged. The order to abandon was given, but before anyone could comply, the aircraft crashed at 0100 on The Roaches. There were no survivors.

The crew were:

Major D H von ZIEHLBERG Pilot Aged ?

Oberleutnant W LEMKE Observer Aged ?

Oberfeldwebel R SCHWALBE Radio Operator Aged ?

Feldwebel G MAHL Gunner Aged ?

Ju88 - 6213s

The very small remains of 6213 on The Roaches.
The photo shows collected wreckage, which mainly consists of aluminium slag.

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