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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 173667
 
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Date:21-OCT-1947
Time:night
Type:Silhouette image of generic P4Y model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Consolidated PB4Y-2 Privateer
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 11
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near bahia Argentia, NFL -   Canada
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Argentia NAS
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Four-engined landplane PBY crashed in sea near the docks. Only four of the occupants survived.

Sources:

The News-Sentinel 22 October 1947, p1
Madera Tribune 22 October 1947, p1


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Feb-2015 15:29 TB Added
04-Dec-2017 20:08 TB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
18-Jul-2020 07:25 The2ndBaron Updated [Narrative]

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