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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 101757
Last updated: 6 April 2019
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Date:04-JUN-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated LB-30
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: AL601
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 14 / Occupants: 14
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:3 mi WNW of Hamilton Field, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed after a technical failure. All 14 occupants died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Accidents_and_incidents_involving_the_Consolidated_B-24_Liberator
Associated Press, "14 Army Flyers Die In Bomber's Crash", The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Washington, Saturday 6 June 1942, Volume 60, Number 23, page 8.


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
14-Mar-2017 11:54 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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