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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 84962
Last updated: 6 April 2019
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Date:28-SEP-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic S55P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Sikorsky HRS-1 Chickasaw
Owner/operator:HMR-161, USMC
Registration: 127802
C/n / msn: 55-037
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:South Korea -   South Korea
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Attached to US Navy Squadron HMR-161, 1st Marine Division. Crashed and destroyed 28 September 1951 when flew into the ground during night landing, crashed & burned. All three crew escaped uninjured:

ADAMS, Frederick D. 1st Lt USMC No injuries
CORNWELL, Charles E. Major USMC No injuries
STONE, B. J. P/FC USMC No injuries

Sources:

1. http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/korwald_info_466.htm
2. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.joebaugher.com/navy_serials/thirdseries14.htm]l


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2013 16:47 Dr. John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]
27-Feb-2015 00:33 angels one five Updated [Operator]

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