Accident Douglas C-47D (DC-3) 43-49249, Wednesday 6 April 1949
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Date:Wednesday 6 April 1949
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47D (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Royal Hellenic Air Force
Registration: 43-49249
MSN: 26510/15065
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:near Pirsogianni -   Greece
Phase: En route
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Destination airport:
Aircraft was lost during the Greek Civil War when it was hit by an artillery shell while dropping supplies to the Greek Army near Pirsogianni at Grammos Mountain.


Ioannis Mylonas (e-mail, 30-9-2015)

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