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Corsair NZ5236

Aircraft Model:Vought F4U-1 Corsair
Constructor's No.:4867
Identities:56444; NZ5236
Units:No. 21 Squadron, RNZAF

Timeline

14 September 1944Aircraft crashed near Henry Reid Bay, New Britain, presumably after being hit by anti-aircraft fire.
Pilot: P/O WILLIAM HOARE WILSON, RNZAF 43903 (Missing)

References

Pacific Wrecks 2017 F4U-1A Corsair Serial Number NZ5236 Code H / Q. Retrieved 3 January 2018 from <https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/f4u/NZ5236.html>.

Prince, I. 2014 RNZAF Chance Vought F4U-1,F4U-1D & Goodyear FG-1D Corsair NZ5201 to NZ5577 and NZ5601 to NZ5660. NZDF Serials. Retrieved 3 January 2018 from <http://www.adf-serials.com.au/nz-serials/nzcorsair.htm>.

Record updated on 4 January 2018.


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