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Last updated: 22 October 2019
Status:
Date:Wednesday 1 November 1944
Time:ca 11:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 41-18367
C/n / msn: 4405
First flight: 1942
Engines: 2 Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Crew:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 15
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Querqueville Advanced Landing Ground A-23C (   France)
Phase: Landing (LDG)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
The C-47 became bogged down on landing at Querqueville on 29 October 1944. On November 1 it was hit by a Douglas A-20 Havoc landing on top of it.

Sources:
» Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
» Drames aeriens dans le departement du Rhone


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