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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 100112
Last updated: 3 October 2019
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Date:06-DEC-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated B-24D Liberator
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 41-24260
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Missing At Sea, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed. The entire crew is deemed to have died in the crash. The wreckage of the plane was never found.
Pilot, 2nd Lt. William W. Smith, Jr.
Co-Pilot, 2nd Lt. Fay D. Villro
Navigator,1st Lt. David L. Rosenberg
Engineer, S/Sgt Gilbert L. Simmoneaux
Assistant Engineer, Sgt. George H. Poot
Radio Operator, T/Sgt. Richard F. Miskopf
Gunner, Sgt. Arthur Vigil

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
http://www.aircraftwrecks.com/monuments/b-24d.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Apr-2018 10:21 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Phase, Source, Narrative]

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