Accident Douglas Dakota III (DC-3) KG547, Wednesday 27 September 1944
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Date:Wednesday 27 September 1944
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas Dakota III (DC-3)
Owner/operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: KG547
MSN: 13030
Year of manufacture:1944
Fatalities:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:Leicester East RAF Station -   United Kingdom
Phase: Landing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Leicester Airport (EGBG)
Narrative:
Undercarriage collapsed during heavy landing at Leicester East, U.K.

Sources:

USAAS-USAAC-USAAF-USAF Aircraft Serial Numbers--1908 to Present / Joe Baugher
The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge

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