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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 109125
 
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Date:04-JAN-1937
Time:
Type:Martin B-10B
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Corps (USAAC)
Registration: 34-79
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:San Pablo Bay, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Hamilton AFB, CA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
Crashed into the mud of San Pablo Bay approximately 10 miles from Hamilton Field during a severe rain storm; after a search the wreckage was located embedded in the mud with only the tail visible; LT Herber E. Knieriem (?) of Modesto, California and PVT Hartley E. Roberts of Novato, California were both killed

Sources:

http://www.aviationarchaeology.com/src/db.asp
Los Angeles Daily News, 6 January 1937, p. 4


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
05-Apr-2022 16:49 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
13-Sep-2022 12:03 Cobar Updated [Phase, Destination airport, Narrative]

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