Accident Douglas R4D-1 (DC-3) 05051, Thursday 21 January 1943
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Date:Thursday 21 January 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas R4D-1 (DC-3)
Owner/operator:United States Navy
Registration: 05051
MSN: 4555
Year of manufacture:1942
Fatalities:Fatalities: 6 / Occupants: 6
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:12 km N of Flagstaff, AZ -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:Kansas City (unknown airport), MO
Destination airport:San Pedro Naval Air Base, CA (SPQ)
Hit the slope of Fremont Peak, near Flagstaff, AZ. The wreckage was discovered 16 May 1943.


Evening Star 17 May 1943, p2
US Navy and US Marine Corps Aircraft Serial Numbers and Bureau Numbers--1911 to Present / Joe Baugher


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