Accident Consolidated PT-3 28-254, Friday 4 April 1930
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Date:Friday 4 April 1930
Type:Consolidated PT-3
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Corps (USAAC)
Registration: 28-254
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Lake Hodges, CA -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
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Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Aircraft crashed into Lake Hodges, California after striking a high tension wire across the northern part of the lake. SGT A. M. Davis drowned but CPT E.G. Harper survived. The body of SGT Davis and the wreckage of the plane were found on the morning of 8 April.

Chico Enterprise, 4 April 1930, p. 1
Escondido Times-Advocate, 8 April 1930, p. 1

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05-Apr-2022 04:55 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Source, Narrative]

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