Accident Consolidated B-24H Liberator 41-28588, Thursday 30 December 1943
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Date:Thursday 30 December 1943
Type:Silhouette image of generic B24 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Consolidated B-24H Liberator
Owner/operator:714th BSqn / 448th BGp USAAF
Registration: 41-28588
MSN: 15180
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 10
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Pontoise * -   France
Phase: Combat
Departure airport:????
Destination airport:
Liberator 41-28588: Took off for bombing mission to Ludwigshaven. 30/12/1943
Failed to Return (FTR) mission. The plane shot down Lt Detlef Grossfuss in Fw 190A-6 of JG 2/2y at Pontoise, France. Crew baled out. 9 x POW /1 evaded. 1 x KIA. MACR 4176.

* Location: Might instead be somewhere in Germany.


1.JF Baugher


Revision history:

08-Sep-2012 08:10 Uli Elch Added
08-Sep-2012 08:14 Uli Elch Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Location, Country, Phase, Narrative]
03-Mar-2024 10:52 Nepa Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative, Operator]

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