Studiegroep Luchtoorlog 1939-1945

Loss Register

Loss chart: T5031
Day or Night of operation Operation Target Nickname Aircraft
1 Jan 45 Bodenplatte Eindhoven (B-78)
Factory Aircraft Mk Serial/Wnr. Code Unit Air Force TO/t Airfield
Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-10 490195 4./JG 3 Luftwaffe 0825 Paderborn
Time Cause of the Crash Crash Location Damage Province
Shot down by a Spitfire while leaving the target area East of Eindhoven 100% Noord-Brabant
Function Mil Rank Ini Name Age Mil reg Air Force Fate Cemetery Grave Remarks
Flugzeugführer Fw. W. Rutkowski 24 262283/425 Luftwaffe POW -
Wartime Records Background Info
Namentliche Verlustmeldung CEA Report No.264; ADIK Report No. 91/1945; 'Bodenplatte' by J. Manrho & R. Pütz

Version March, 2022