Incident Consolidated B-24H Liberator 42-52650, 03 Jan 1945
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Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Consolidated B-24H Liberator
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 42-52650
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Aston Clinton/ nr -   United Kingdom
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed. From the 406th (NL) Squadron
Pilot 2Lt Ray L Hendrix
Copilot 2Lt Jerome Pfullmann
Navigator 2Lt Vincent R Murphy
Bombardier 2Lt Charles L Miller
Radio Op Sgt John T Wheatley
Engineer Sgt Blyth R Smyth
Gunner Sgt Frans-Josef R Weik
Gunner Sgt William K Lawsom
Gunner Sgt George W Hawkes
Gunner Sgt Samuel Schaeffer

Memorial plaque in Aston Clinton's Church of St Michael and All Angels


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25-Apr-2014 06:05 Gaznav Updated [Narrative]

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