Accident Consolidated B-24E-1-DT Liberator 41-28413,
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Date:Saturday 29 April 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Consolidated B-24E-1-DT Liberator
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Forces (USAAF)
Registration: 41-28413
MSN: 5
Fatalities:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Merna, Nebraska, 15 mi SW -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Chicago
Destination airport:Denver
The Douglas, Tulsa - built B24-E crashed into the side of a canyon wall.
All 10 POB killed.


History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
24 September 1944 44-39203 United States Army Air Force - USAAF 4 near Dafflaghur Tea Estate w/o
13 November 1948 G-AHYC British Overseas Airways Corporation - BOAC 0 Prestwick-Heathfield Airport (PIK) w/o

Revision history:

23-Jan-2011 13:51 angels one five Added
23-Jan-2011 13:53 angels one five Updated [Date]
06-Sep-2011 08:07 Uli Elch Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Location, Nature, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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