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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 86480
Last updated: 6 April 2019
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Date:09-JUL-1953
Time:
Type:Vought F4U-4 Corsair
Owner/operator:US Marine Corps - USMC
Registration: 62921
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Changyon, near, N. Korea -   North Korea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:USS Bairoko
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Operated out of USS Bairoko (CVE-115) aircraft carrier. Possibly hit by ground fire near Changyon, did not recover from strafing run. Pilot killed.

Sources:

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


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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
25-Jun-2014 17:50 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]

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