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C-47 41-38662

Aircraft Model:Douglas C-47-DL
Identities:41-38662

Timeline

11 March 1943Aircraft crashed while dropping supplies at Skindewai, New Guinea.
Pilot: S/Sgt ELMER L. CROWLEY, USAAF (Killed)
Co-Pilot: F/O ROBERT VERNON NEWLIN, USAAF (Killed)
Engineer: M/Sgt BENJAMIN JOSEPH PALMA, USAAF (Killed)
Sgt CHARLES A. KELLEY, USAAF (Killed)
Cpl JOHN J. PEAFF, JR., USAAF (Killed)
Pfc LEON M. TRACH, USAAF (Killed)
Passenger: Pte LAWRENCE OLIVER CLIVE CALDWELL, AIF VX90608 (Killed)
Passenger: Sig EDWIN WILSON WARREN, AIF NX126924 (Killed)
Passenger: Pte ALMA MARK WEBB, AIF QX31224 (Killed)

References

Baugher, J. 2018 1941 USAAF Serial Numbers (41-30848 to 41-39600). Joe Baugher's Home Page. Retrieved 20 February 2018 from <http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1941_5.html>.

Pacific Wrecks 2018 C-47-DL Dakota Serial Number 41-38662. Retrieved 10 April 2018 from <https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/c-47/41-38662.html>.

Record updated on 10 April 2018.


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