Narrative:Crashed when dropping supplies to commandos in the Aitape area when it got too low in a blind valley. Dual civil registration VH-CUF.
|Date:||Wednesday 16 May 1945|
|Operator:||Royal Australian Air Force - RAAF|
|C/n / msn:|| 12250|
|First flight:|| 1944|
|Engines:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92|
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|Total:||Fatalities: / Occupants: |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||Aitape ( Papua New Guinea)
|Phase:|| Unknown (UNK)|
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