Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T4694
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
19 Nov 44 Feindflug England (V-1)
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Heinkel He 111 H-16 162377 A1+NN 5./KG 53 Luftwaffe -
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
Probably shot down by nightfighter IJsselmeer near Stavoren 100% IJsselmeer
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Flugzeugführer Fw. R. Ripper 25 69876/626 Luftwaffe KIA Ysselsteyn AP-5-111 Initially buried Lemmer, washed ashore 01.08.45 Lemmer
Beobachter Uffz. K. Henkel 23 65060/63 Luftwaffe KIA Ysselsteyn AT-9-209 Initially buried Leeuwarden, washed ashore 21.11.44 Molkwerum
Bordfunker Ogfr. G. Jaeger 22 69876/631 Luftwaffe KIA Ysselsteyn AT-9-204 Initially buried Leeuwarden, washed ashore 24.11.44 Stavoren
Bordmechaniker Ogfr. H-H. Prochnow 22 69876/640 Luftwaffe MIA - never recovered
Bordschütze Ogfr. J. Prochaska 19 69876/610 Luftwaffe KIA Ysselsteyn AT-9-207 Initially buried Leeuwarden, washed ashor 22.11.44 Stavoren
Wartime Records Background Info
Namentliche Verlustmeldung DD-Gräberkartei; VDK; DRK; Archive J. Manrho

Version March, 2022