Accident Douglas A4D-2N Skyhawk , Thursday 26 October 1961
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Date:Thursday 26 October 1961
Time:c 13:10
Type:Silhouette image of generic A4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas A4D-2N Skyhawk
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:off Stumpy Point, NC -   United States of America
Departure airport:NAS Oceana, VA/AS 43
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Crashed into the Pamlico Sound during bombing training mission. Wreckage and body of Cmdr John Franklin Stose (41) located near target next morning.


The Coastland Times 3 November 1961, p1

Revision history:

21-Feb-2022 20:11 TB Added
21-Feb-2022 20:20 TB Updated [Date, Narrative]
05-Jun-2022 20:15 TB Updated [Aircraft type]

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