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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247084
Last updated: 28 January 2021
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Date:06-APR-1949
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE35 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Beechcraft 35 Bonanza
Owner/operator:private
Registration: N3704N
C/n / msn: D-910
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Placer County, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Elko, NV
Destination airport:Sacramento, CA
Narrative:
Disappeared over mountains in snowy and icy conditions. Pilot/owner James W. Marks, Woodlands, CA. Wreckage and body of pilot discovered about 15 miles from Emigrant Gap in Placer county 25 May 1949.

Sources:

Healsburg Tribune 15 April 1949, p8
Santa Cruz Sentinel 26 May 1949, p2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jan-2021 22:26 TB Added
25-Jan-2021 22:32 TB Updated [Date, Location, Source, Narrative]
28-Jan-2021 17:26 TB Updated [Registration, Cn]

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