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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 194311
Last updated: 10 August 2020
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Date:01-NOV-1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic B17 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 41-2635
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 8
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Milne Bay (Milau Bay) -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed on a bombing mission to bomb Japanese ships.
All eight crew members died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/12888439


Revision history:

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19-Mar-2017 18:30 gerard57 Added

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