Accident Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3) 41-38597, Wednesday 15 September 1943
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Date:Wednesday 15 September 1943
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Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Registration: 41-38597
MSN: 4546
Year of manufacture:1942
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney R-1830-92
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Category:Accident
Location:between Chengkung and Sookerating -   India
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Chengkung Airfield
Destination airport:Sookerating Air Base
Narrative:
The C-47 went missing during a cargo flight from Chenkung, China to Sookerating and Tezpur.

Sources:

Aviation Archaeological Investigation and Research (AAIR)
MACR

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