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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 238425
Last updated: 20 July 2020
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Date:08-APR-1945
Time:12:04 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24-J-2-NT Liberator
Owner/operator:USAAF
Registration: 42-78600
C/n / msn: AL
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 12
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Dübendorf -   Switzerland
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Lecce
Destination airport:Lecce
Narrative:
Shot down by German flak. The pilot managed to land the damaged plane in Dübendorf. It was later scrapped there.

Sources:

https://warbird.ch/wb-events/die-letzte-liberator/


Revision history:

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20-Jul-2020 12:29 FLYINGBROTHER1 Added

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