Accident Douglas C-47A-80-DL (DC-3) 43-15302,
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Date:Sunday 17 September 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47A-80-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 43-15302
MSN: 19768
Year of manufacture:1944
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Wagenbroek -   Netherlands
Phase: Unknown
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The plane, belonging to the USAAF 437TCG/84 Squadron, crashed during Operation Market Garden.
All four crew members died in the crash (2nd Lt William B. Williams, co-pilot 2nd Lt John E. Burke, S/Sgt Nick Pebote and crew chief T/Sgt Jacob Faasse).



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