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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 110070
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Type:Silhouette image of generic P51 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
North American A-36A Mustang *
Owner/operator:309 (B) Sqn 86 (B) Gp USAAF
Registration: 42-83683
C/n / msn: 97-15901
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Biloxi, MS, 3 mi. N, near Keesler Field (KBIX) -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Key Field, Meridian, MS
Destination airport:
Crashed. Collided with terrain 3 miles north of Biloxi.
Pilot Alfred G. Edens killed.

* The A-36A when in US service was officially known as the Apache, and it is incorrect to refer to this aircraft as a Mustang . The Mustang was a P-51.

JF Baugher

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Revision history:

04-Sep-2011 02:59 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Operator, Location, Source, Narrative]
12-Mar-2015 06:37 angels one five Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Phase, Nature, Narrative]
12-Mar-2015 06:52 angels one five Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport]
02-Jun-2015 14:33 Shout Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Nature]

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