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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 207432
Last updated: 6 December 2019
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Date:07-DEC-1941
Time:07:55
Type:Silhouette image of generic J3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper J3C-65 Cub
Owner/operator:K-T Flying Service
Registration: NC-26950
C/n / msn: 4270
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Pearl Harbor, TH -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Honolulu
Destination airport:Honolulu
Narrative:
One of two civilian aircraft shot down by Japanese fighter aircraft at the start of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Crashed into the sea between Pearl Harbor and Barbers Point. Pilot Corporal Clyde C Brown of the California National Guard was killed. Aircraft registration cancelled 7 Dec 1941.

Sources:

1. Flight Journal December 2016: www.flightjournal.com/out-for-a-sunday-ride/
2. registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
12-Mar-2018 20:30 Ron Averes Added

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