Who First Tangled With the Me163?

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  1. Illustrator Z

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    Anybody know who was the first pilot to encounter the Me163?
     

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    I am not sure of any pilots names but it was on 28 July 1944 near Merseburg. Me-163's of 1./JG 400 under the command of Hauptmann Robert Olejnik attacked attacked B-17's protected by P-51D's of 359th FG USAAF.
     
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