Accident Douglas A-4C Skyhawk 147794, Friday 5 July 1963
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Date:Friday 5 July 1963
Type:Silhouette image of generic A4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas A-4C Skyhawk
Owner/operator:United States Marine Corps (USMC)
Registration: 147794
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:ca 17 mi NW of Mt Fuji -   Japan
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Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Two USMC A-4C (147794 and 148451) crashed in the Hakone Mountains during routine training flight. One found scatteres on the slopes of Mount Komagadake. Pilot 1°Lt James Evered Graham (27) was killed.


Youngstown Vindicator 6 July 1963, p1

Revision history:

22-Jul-2021 12:37 TB Added
30-Jan-2022 14:13 harro Updated [Registration, Source, Narrative]

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