Accident Vought F4U-4B Corsair 62972, Wednesday 9 January 1952
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Date:Wednesday 9 January 1952
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic CORS model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Vought F4U-4B Corsair
Owner/operator:US Navy
Registration: 62972
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location: -
Phase: Unknown
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information verified through data from accident investigation authorities
Narrative:
Operated out of USS Valley Forge (CV-45) aircraft carrier. Engine trouble, oil slick seen 20 miles NW of Yodo-Ri, SAR effort negative.

Sources:

http://www.dtic.mil/dpmo/korea/reports/air/

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