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Last updated: 16 January 2022
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Datum:Sonntag 17 September 1944
Zeit:13:32
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47A-75-DL (DC-3)
Fluggesellschaft:United States Army Air Force - USAAF
Kennzeichen: 42-100981
Werknummer: 19444
Baujahr: 1944
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 5 / Insassen: 5
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 10
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 9 / Insassen: 15
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:Retie (   Belgien)
Flugphase: Während des Fluges (ENR)
Betriebsart:Militär
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Flug nach:?
Unfallbericht:
Shot down by Flak during Operation Market Garden.
There were ten Pathfinders of the U.S. 101st Airborne Division on board, six of whom survived.

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» Monument C-47 42-100981 Chevelet


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