12.10.1939 1./(F)123 Dornier Do 17P Wnr.(not known) Uffz. Löw Location: Kerzenheim, 25 km NE of Kaiserslautern, Germany.
Mission: Reconnaissance.

Date: 12th October 1939

Unit: 1 Staffel./Fernaufklärungsgruppe 123

Type: Dornier Do 17P

Werk Nr. (not known)

Coded: 4U +

Location: Kerzenheim 25 km NE of Kaiserslautern, Germany

Pilot: Unteroffizier. Karl Löw 1./(F)123 Nr.13 - Killed. Born 17.10.1907 in Nürnberg.

Observer: Leutnant. Albert Kohler 1./(F)123 Nr.320 - Killed. Born 10.02.1913 in Erlangen.

Radio/Op: Unteroffizier. Erwin Schönborn 1./(F)123 Nr.38 – Killed.


Not known, this aircraft crashed and burned.

L to R; Pilot Karl Löw, Observer, Albert Kohler and Radio Op, Erwin Schönborn (Brownless)

Pilot Karl Löw pictured here at Langendiebach with his two young boys (Brownless)

Burial detail: Nothing found on VDK website.

Researched and compiled by Melvin Brownless with special thanks to Armin Goebel and Fritz Schlichting, sadly no longer with us, July 2013.