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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 85206
Last updated: 6 April 2019
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Date:09-DEC-1951
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic A1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas AD-2 Skyraider
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 122342
C/n / msn: 6805
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Wonsan harbour, North Korea -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operated out of USS Essex (CV-9) aircraft carrier. Hit by AAA while conducting rail cutting runs near Hungnam, ignited 20-mm ammunition, severely damaged the wing, ditched in Wonsan Harbor.
Pilot rescued.

Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/
- JF Baugher


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
31-Mar-2013 20:59 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Location, Country, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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