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P-40E 41-25185

Aircraft Model:Curtiss P-40E Warhawk
Manufacturer:Curtiss-Wright Corporation
Constructor's No.:19204
Identities:41-25185; ET509; A29-95
Name / Nose Art:SISSY
Units:8th Fighter Squadron, 49th Fighter Group, USAAF

Timeline

26 April 1942Received by No. 2 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex USA.
Allotted to No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.
28 April 1942Above allotment cancelled.
Issued back to USAAF.
22 June 1942Aircraft crashed approximately one mile from Livingstone Strip, NT.
Pilot: 2/Lt ARTHUR E. FIELDER, USAAF (Killed)

References

Baugher, J. 2017 1941 USAAF Serial Numbers (41-24340 to 41-30847). Joe Baugher's Home Page. Retrieved 20 December 2017 from <http://www.joebaugher.com/usaf_serials/1941_4.html>.

Dunn, P. 2017 23 June 1942 - Crash of a P-40 Warhawk about 1 mile east of the northern end of Livingstone Airfield, NT. Australia @ War. Retrieved 20 December 2017 from <http://www.ozatwar.com/nt84.htm>.

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1953, Aircraft status cards - Kittyhawk A29-1 to A29-99, A10297, BLOCK 212.

Record updated on 20 December 2017.


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