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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175732
Last updated: 21 November 2020
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Date:26-NOV-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24J Liberator
Owner/operator:491st BGp USAAF
Registration: 42-50610
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Leefdaal, Flanders -   Belgium
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed upon returning from a bombing mission to Germany (Misburg), after being shot down by German Luftwaffe.
One crew member, S/Sgt. Lee A. Taylor, died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.tracesofwar.com/sights/19283/Memorial-Crash-B-24-Liberator-42-50610.htm
http://www.bahavzw.be/database/content/leefdaal-onthult-gedenkteken-voor-b-24-crew


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
28-Apr-2015 13:35 gerard57 Added
25-May-2015 07:17 Iwosh Updated [Operator]

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