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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 103953
Last updated: 30 March 2020
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Date:13-SEP-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss P-40N Warhawk
Owner/operator:118th TRSqn /23rd FGp USAAF
Registration: 43-23822
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location: -   Myanmar
Phase: Take off
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Kewilin, China
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Curtiss P-40N Warhawk 43-23822 118th TRS, 23rd Fighter Group, 14th Air Force, United States Army Air Force (USAAF). Written off (destroyed) when crashed on takeoff on combat mission in Burma on 13/9/1944. Pilot Hiram P Bushong killed

Sources:

1. http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/AARmonthly/Sep1944O.htm
2. http://usafunithistory.com/PDF/0100/101-124/118%20AIRLIFT%20SQ.pdf


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Feb-2018 21:11 Dr. John Smith Updated [Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
09-Jul-2019 15:34 stehlik49 Updated [Operator]
30-Mar-2020 19:00 Reno Raines Updated [Operator, Operator]

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