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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 196489
Last updated: 15 December 2017
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Date:07-JUL-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P4Y model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PB4Y-2 Privateer
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 59538
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Taushima Straits between Kyushu and Korea -   Japan
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Yontain airfield, Okinawa
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down during a bombing raid. Eight crew members perished in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/pb4y-2/59538.html


Revision history:

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03-Jul-2017 15:04 gerard57 Added

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