UI Douglas C-47A-80-DL (DC-3) 43-15101,
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 339951
 

Date:Tuesday 6 June 1944
Time:
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: 43-15101
MSN: 19567
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:UI
Location:near Pont-l'Abbé -   France
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Force-landed after damage by ground fire during Normandy invasion (Operation Overlord).

Sources:

USAAS-USAAC-USAAF-USAF Aircraft Serial Numbers--1908 to Present / Joe Baugher
508th Parachute Infantry Regiment Association

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