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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 135631
Last updated: 7 April 2019
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Date:09-JUL-1943
Time:
Type:Waco CG-4A
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Forces (USAAF)
Registration: 43-43813
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:on Sicily ops, in sea S off Syrakus, Sicily -   Italy
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Released from tow too far from shore during Sicily invasion (operation "Husky"). Landed at sea a few miles S of Syrakus, Sicily, Italy. 1 KiA, of the 9 British crew no record. MACR 627.

Sources:

- JF Baugher


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
07-Jan-2012 07:40 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
09-Oct-2012 09:37 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Source, Narrative]

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