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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 201669
Last updated: 20 December 2019
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Date:06-APR-1943
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic P40 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Curtiss P-40 Kittyhawk
Owner/operator:79th FG/86th FS USAAF
Registration:
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wadi Akarit -   Tunisia
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Shot down during combat by ground fire. The pilot, 1st Lt Obern Leatherman, died in the crash.

Sources:

http://www.aircrewremembrancesociety.co.uk/styled-24/styled-26/styled-542/index.html


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
24-Nov-2017 12:29 gerard57 Added
20-Dec-2019 09:25 Nepa Updated [Operator, Operator]

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