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Accident description
Last updated: 12 December 2017
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Date:Wednesday 6 May 1942
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-49G (DC-3)
Operator:Royal Air Force - RAF
Registration: LR231
C/n / msn: 1915
First flight: 1936
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Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Myitkyina (   Myanmar)
Phase: Standing (STD)
Nature:Military
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Narrative:
Destroyed by Japanese attack at Myitkyina, Myanmar.

Sources:
» The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years / J.M. Gradidge


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