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Time:c. 18:21
Type:Silhouette image of generic ERCO model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
ERCO 415C Ercoupe
Registration: N2075H
MSN: 2698
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Chesapeake Bay, MD -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Easton, MD (18:15)
Destination airport:Harbor Field, MD
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Ditched into the Chesapeake Bay. Tommy Castall (23), Baltimore Oriole Baseball catcher. Last radio call "...75Hotel I'm going into the water" at 18:21. Body found five days later.


ST. Petersburg Times 21 September 1956, p1/22 SEP 1956, p1

Revision history:

11-Apr-2022 12:05 TB Added
11-Apr-2022 12:18 TB Updated [Time, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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