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Last updated: 8 December 2021
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Date:Tuesday 8 February 1944
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas Dakota I (DC-3)
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: FD775
MSN: 6239
First flight: 1943
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Arakan (   Myanmar)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Nature:Military
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Narrative:
Dakota FD775 was shot down by a Japanese fighter whilst he was on a supply dropping sortie over Arakan.

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


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