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Accident description
Last updated: 17 March 2018
Date:Thursday 27 May 1948
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC3 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Douglas C-47B-10-DK (DC-3)
Operator:United States Air Force - USAF
Registration: 43-48939
C/n / msn: 14755/ 26200
First flight: 1944
Crew:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Passengers:Fatalities: / Occupants:
Total:Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7
Airplane damage: Destroyed
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:32 km (20 mls) SW of Banton Rouge, LA (   United States of America)
Phase: Unknown (UNK)
Departure airport:?
Destination airport:?

» Saskatoon Star-Phoenix 29 May 1948, p2
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