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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86479
Last updated: 31 October 2020
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Date:09-JUL-1953
Time:day
Type:Silhouette image of generic T6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American LT-6G Texan
Owner/operator:6147th Tactical Control Group, USAF (6147th Tactical Control Group, United States Air Force)
Registration: 49-3581
C/n / msn: 168-735
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Hill 564, near Komisong-ni -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USAF Base K-47, Chuncheon City, South Korea
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Attached to 6147th Tactical Control Group, USAF. Crashed near the village of Komisong-ni, North Korea, at Hill 564 in heavy fog. Pilot - 2nd Lieutenant Robert B. Gage - killed. 21st ROK Div, 65th Regt, 9th Co personnel conducted recovery effort.

Sources:

1. http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
2. http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1949.html
3. https://www.koreanwar.org/html/36938/korean-war-project-unknown-state-0000-2lt-robert-b-gage


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Jun-2020 21:21 Dr. John Smith Updated [Time, Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
23-Jun-2020 21:24 Dr. John Smith Updated [Departure airport]

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