JOHAN VISSCHEDIJK COLLECTION
No. 3680. Fokker D.XXI (213, 215) Netherlands Army Air Service
                 Fokker T.V (852) Netherlands Army Air Service
Photographed from Polygoon

Fokker T.V. and Fokker D.XXI

08/31/2007. Fokker delivered 36 D.XXI's to the NethAAS.
213 used its guns in anger in the first two days of the invasion of the Netherlands (May 10-14, 1940). Victories by 2nd Lt. Plesman (Ju-52, 9P+DL of 3/KG) on May 10, and by 1st Lt. de Grave (Me Bf-110) on May 11. It was destroyed by enemy fire after it had made an emergency landing (pilot wounded) on a road near Zevenhuizen.
215 was destroyed by enemy fire after it made an emergency landing (fuel starvation) at the beach near Kijkduin.

Fokker delivered 16 T.V's to the NethAAS, s/n 850 to 865.
852 was damaged on May 10 by enemy attacks at Schiphol where it was for maintenance.

Created September 1, 2004