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Last updated: 23 October 2017
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Date:Thursday 3 February 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-65-DL (DC-3)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 42-100474
C/n / msn: 18937
First flight: 1943
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Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Finschhafen Airport (FIN) (   Papua New Guinea)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Shot down by allied ships.

Sources:
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge


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