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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 175774
Last updated: 4 December 2020
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Date:30-JAN-1944
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24 Liberator
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 41-29217
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 9 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:lagoon off Grado -   Italy
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed durinng a bombing raid on the Luftwaffe airbase of Udine, Italy.
One crew member survived the crash.
The B-24 had the nick name 'Dumbo'.

Sources:

https://www.ww2research.com/mia-no-man-left-behind/


Revision history:

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30-Apr-2015 11:53 gerard57 Added

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