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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175239
Last updated: 18 January 2020
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Date:18-APR-1973
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic F4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas RF-4C Phantom II
Owner/operator:421dt TFS, 432rd TRW, USAF (421dt Tactical Fighter Squadron, 432rd TRW, United States Air Force)
Registration: 67-0281
C/n / msn: 3027
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Lomphat -   Cambodia
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Udorn AB, Cambodia
Destination airport:
Narrative:
18th April 1973: USAF F‑4E Phantom II (67‑0281 "LC") of 421 TFS, 432 TRW, USAF, Udorn AB. Lost in Cambodia near Lomphat. Shot down by AAA: Believed went down in jungle area. Both crew - Capt Douglas Kent Martin and Capt Samuel Larry James - KIA

67-0281 credited with shooting down MiG-19 over North Vietnam May 23, 1972.

Sources:

1. http://www.pownetwork.org/bios/m/m403.htm
2. http://web.archive.org/web/20161226045504/http://www.ejection-history.org.uk:80/Aircraft_by_Type/F-4_PHANTOM_USA/f4_phantom_US_1973.htm
3. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1967.htm]l


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Apr-2015 16:06 gerard57 Added
15-Aug-2015 19:36 Dr. John Smith Updated [Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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