Vassjord, Senja 21.July 2004 photos kjell sørensen

View from the crash site. Tranøy fjord in the background.

Small parts of the A/C was found all the way along the creek. Number on engine block: Si 605 001 001 E2. The pilot was born in Nürnberg, he told his rescuers.

A wheel, and some aluminium parts from this A/C on display in the museum at Skrolsvik Fort, Senja

Messerschmitt. Bf 109 G Sagvatnan Senja

JG 5 Probably shot down in spring 1944

Based at Bardufoss. Shot down in air combat. The pilot bailed out and landed in the sea. He was rescued by people from Vassvika.