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Corsair NZ5244

Aircraft Model:Vought F4U-1 Corsair
Constructor's No.:4870
Identities:56447; NZ5244
Units:No. 18 Squadron, RNZAF

Timeline

27 May 1944Aircraft suffered an engine failure on take off and crashed into the sea off Guadalcanal.
Pilot: F/Sgt FREDERICK ARTHUR DONALDSON, RNZAF 429157 (Killed)

References

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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