ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 78190
Last updated: 22 October 2014
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Date:08-MAY-1942
Time:
Type:Douglas TBD-1 Devastator
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 0290
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Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Coral Sea -   Pacific Ocean
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Nature:Military
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Narrative:
The airplane was damaged beyond repair on board aircraft carrier USS Lexington during the Battle of the Coral Sea in which USS Lexington was attacked by Japanese ships.

Sources:
http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/secondseries1.html


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