Accident Martin B-10B 34-79, Monday 4 January 1937
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Date:Monday 4 January 1937
Type:Martin B-10B
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Corps (USAAC)
Registration: 34-79
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:San Pablo Bay, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Hamilton AFB, CA
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Crashed into the mud of San Pablo Bay approximately 10 miles from Hamilton Field during a severe rain storm; after a search the wreckage was located embedded in the mud with only the tail visible; LT Herber E. Knieriem (?) of Modesto, California and PVT Hartley E. Roberts of Novato, California were both killed

Los Angeles Daily News, 6 January 1937, p. 4

Revision history:

05-Apr-2022 16:49 Anon. Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Source, Narrative]
13-Sep-2022 12:03 Cobar Updated [Phase, Destination airport, Narrative]

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