Collection Item Summary:
Front head-on view, close-up, of a Heinkel He 219 Uhu (Owl) nightfighter. Photo taken of a captured example, pictured at Freeman Field, Indiana after WWII. Number 15 painted on the prop blades indicates 'FE-612,' which was shipped to the US as aircraft number 15 on HMS Reaper. FE-612 was an He 219 A-5 prototype, Werknummer 290060.
Collection Item Long Description:
- Heinkel 219 (Night fighter plane)
- World War, 1939-1945