Accident Beechcraft L-23D Seminole 58-3082, Saturday 6 January 1962
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Date:Saturday 6 January 1962
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic BE50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Beechcraft L-23D Seminole
Owner/operator:United States Army Aviation
Registration: 58-3082
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:1 mi E of Shelton, WA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Gray AAF, Fort Lewis, WA
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Narrative:
WA/C departed Gray AAF at Ft Lewis at
0838 hrs on a routine flight and crashed nose down in a heavily wooded slope approx 1 mi E of Shelton at 0852hrs. Both crew - Captain Thomas K. Wesp and Captain Terry T. Wedemeier - were killed

Sources:

1. http://www.armyaircrews.com/fixed.html
2. https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/55211404/
3. https://www.newspapers.com/newspage/80350017/
4. Official US Army Accident Record.

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
27-Sep-2008 01:00 ASN archive Added
23-Jul-2016 00:36 Dr.John Smith Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
29-Mar-2022 21:20 TB Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
01-Mar-2024 17:59 Anon. Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source, Narrative]
01-Mar-2024 18:00 ASN Updated [Aircraft type, Registration]
01-Mar-2024 18:00 ASN Updated [Aircraft type]

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