1 Staffel I. Gruppe Jagdgeschwader 301 - 1./JG301

Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6/AS Erla 1./JG301 White 6 Wilhelm Willi Reschke Mortitz 29th Aug 1944

Source Profile: Messerschmitt Bf 109 G Over Germany: Pt. 1 (Topcolors 15002) (Author) Marek J Murawski, Arkadiusz Wrobel ISBN 978-83-60445-98-3

Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6/U2 1./JG301 White 16 Horst Prenzel Stkz NS+FE WNr 412951 Germany July 1944

Flugzeug Classic Messerschmitt Bf 109 ISBN 978-3-86245-409-9

Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-6 1./JG301 Pilot Lt. Horst Prenzel W.Nr 160087 July 1944

Messerschmitt Bf 109G6 W.Nr 160087 flown by JG53 during the day and II./JG301 by night. Used FuBI 2f radio equipment and was fitted with a small landing light under the wing. This machine was captured at Braunschardt, Germany.

14 Staffel IV. Gruppe Jagdgeschwader 301 - 14./JG301

Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-10/R3 Erla 14.JG301 Red 1 Germany 1945

Messerschmitt Bf 109 G-10/R3 Erla 14.JG301 Red 7 Germany 1945

 
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Luftwaffe Badge

Horst Prenzel

Awards: EK 1 & 2, Fighter Operational Clasp

Known Aircraft: Bf 109G-6/U2/R6 WNr 412951 'White 16' (lost 7/21/44)

Remarks: POW 21 July, 1944, when he landed his G-6 intact, at 0240, at Manston airfield in Kent thinking it was a German airstrip. Five minutes later, another from his Staffel, Fw Gromill, did likewise, making a belly landing. Their mission had been to intercept Allied Night bombers. Two known victories, both Lancasters over northern France on 6 July, 1944. Alternate spelling: Prentzel.

No Date Time A/c Type Unit Location Comments
Thursday, July 06, 1944 Horst Prenzel 1./JG301 Lancaster   00:36 Northern France
Thursday, July 06, 1944 Horst Prenzel 1./JG301 Lancaster   00:48 Northern France

Braunshardt, Germany Map

 

 Some of the most widely used Book References:

  • Fledgling Eagles: Luftwaffe Training Aircraft 1933-1945 (Classic Colours) by Barry Ketley ISBN-13: 978-1906537050 ISBN-10: 1906537054
  • Jagdwaffe: The Mediterranean 1942-1943, Vol. 4 (Luftwaffe Colours) First Edition by Jean-louis Roba (Author), Martin Pegg (Author) ISBN-13: 978-1903223352 ISBN-10: 1903223350
  • Jagdwaffe: The Mediterranean 1943-1945- Volume 4, Section 4 (Luftwaffe Colours) by Jean-Louis Roba (Author) ISBN-13: 978-1903223376 ISBN-10: 1903223377
  • Jadgwaffe: The War in Russia January - October 1942 (Luftwaffe Colours, Vol. 3, Section 4) by Erik Mombeek (Author), Christer Bergström (Author), Martin Pegg (Contributor) ISBN-13: 978-1903223239 ISBN-10: 1903223237
  • Jagdwaffe: Barbarossa, June-December 1941 (Luftwaffe Colours, Vol. 3, Section 2) by Eric Mombeek (Author) ISBN-13: 978-1903223215 ISBN-10: 1903223210
  • Messershcmitt Bf 109s Over the Mediterranean. Part 1 (Mini Topcolors) Paperback – June, 2013 by Maciej Goralczyk (Author), Arkadiusz Wrobel (Author)
  • BF 109 G/K: v. 2 (Monographs) Paperback – December 15, 2009 by Krzysztof Janowicz (Author)
  • Messerschmitt Bf 109F (Top Colors Series KG15019) Paperback – March, 2011 by Maciej Góralczyk (Author)
  • Luftwaffe Over Sevastopol (Air Battles) Paperback – January, 2010 by Marek Murawski (Author)
  • Luftwaffe over the Far North Part 1 (Minitopcolors) Paperback – February, 2013 by Maciej Góralczyk (Author)

 Some of the most widely used Magazine References:

  • Airfix Magazines (English) - http://www.airfix.com/
  • Avions (French) - http://www.aerostories.org/~aerobiblio/rubrique10.html
  • FlyPast (English) - http://www.flypast.com/
  • Flugzeug Publikations GmbH (German) - http://vdmedien.com/flugzeug-publikations-gmbh-hersteller_verlag-vdm-heinz-nickel-33.html
  • Flugzeug Classic (German) - http://www.flugzeugclassic.de/
  • Klassiker (German) - http://shop.flugrevue.de/abo/klassiker-der-luftfahrt
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://boutique.editions-lariviere.fr/site/abonnement-le-fana-de-l-aviation-626-4-6.html
  • Le Fana de L'Aviation (French) - http://www.pdfmagazines.org/tags/Le+Fana+De+L+Aviation/
  • Osprey (English) - http://www.ospreypublishing.com/
  • Revi Magazines (Czech) - http://www.revi.cz/