Incident Douglas DC-5-511 VHCXA, Monday 17 August 1942
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Date:Monday 17 August 1942
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic dc5 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas DC-5-511
Owner/operator:Allied Directorate of Air Transport - ADAT
Registration: VHCXA
MSN: 428
Year of manufacture:1940
Engine model:Wright R-1820-G102A
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed, written off
Location:Port Moresby-Seven Mile Aerodrome (POM) -   Papua New Guinea
Phase: Standing
Nature:Military
Departure airport:-
Destination airport:-
Narrative:
Damaged beyond repair in Japanese attack.

Sources:

pacificwrecks.com

Images:


photo (c) Damien Peter Parer; Port Moresby-Seven Mile Aerodrome (POM); 17 August 1942; (publicdomain)


photo (c) Damien Peter Parer; in flight; 1942

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