Accident Vought FG-1D Corsair 76471, Monday 16 April 1945
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Date:Monday 16 April 1945
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CORS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vought FG-1D Corsair
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 76471
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Malakal Harbor, Koror Island -   Palau
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Peleliu airfield on Peleliu island
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed under unknown circumstances. The pilot, Major Quintus B. Nelson, died in the crash.

Sources:

https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/fg/76471.html

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
16-Jun-2018 09:15 gerard57 Added
06-Jun-2022 05:20 Ron Averes Updated [Location]

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