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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 100063
Last updated: 2 December 2020
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Date:06-APR-1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24L Liberator
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Forces (USAAF)
Registration: 44-49554
C/n / msn: Fo4809/16351
Fatalities:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 9
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Thorpe Abbotts airfield * -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on training flight near Thorpe Abbotts airfield, UK Apr 6, 1945. 3 of 9 aboard killed. Assigned to 445th BG, 701st BS as an H2X equipped aircraft.

* Other source states DATE = 5 June, landing accident at Tezpur, India.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
- JF Baugher


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Jan-2012 06:17 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Time, Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
01-Apr-2020 19:00 TigerTimon Updated [Time, Narrative]

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