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Last updated: 7 December 2021
Date:Saturday 13 June 1942
Type:Silhouette image of generic CAT model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Consolidated PBY-3 Catalina
Operator:United States Navy
Registration: 0879
First flight:
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Aircraft damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:off Corpus Christi, TX, Gulf of Mexico (   Pacific Ocean)
Phase: Takeoff (TOF)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?
Hit swell on takeoff in and sank.

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