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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 108640
Last updated: 3 June 2020
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Date:20-SEP-1944
Time:
Type:Lockheed P-38L Lightning
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 44-24918
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Mt Harvard, Angles Forrest, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed during a test flight for unknown reasons into a mountain and exploded. The pilot, Flight Officer Ray Schwarz Jr. died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-May-2016 12:54 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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