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Last updated: 9 August 2020
Datum:maandag 14 september 1942
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas DC-2-112
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Royal Australian Air Force - RAAF
Registratie: A30-5
Constructienummer: 1287
Bouwjaar: 1934
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 5 / inzittenden: 5
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 0 / inzittenden: 0
Totaal:slachtoffers: 5 / inzittenden: 5
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:Port Moresby-Seven Mile Aerodrome (POM) (   Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Militair
Vliegveld van vertrek:?
Vliegveld van aankomst:Port Moresby-Seven Mile Aerodrome (POM/AYPY), Papoea-Nieuw-Guinea
Crashed while on approach to Seven Mile Strip and burned. The aircraft was attached to the RAAF 36 Squadron.

RAAF Crew Members who were killed were:
414637 Sgt BEITZ Gordon Thomas;
413356 Sgt DALLY John Douglas;
347 FL DEVINE Stewart;
40432 FA LAC FOERS Frank Harold.

» Australian Military Aircraft Serials and Aircraft History web site


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