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Last updated: 4 December 2021
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Date:Wednesday 12 May 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 41-18661
MSN: 6022
First flight: 1942
Crew:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Passengers:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Total:Fatalities: 5 / Occupants: 5
Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:near Myola Lake, Owen Stanley range (   Papua New Guinea)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Dobodura Airfield, Papua New Guinea
Destination airport:Port Moresby (unknown airport), Papua New Guinea
Narrative:
Crashed near Myola Lake, Owen Stanley range, Papua New Guinea.

Sources:
» pacificwrecks.com
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge


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