Accident North American AT-6A Texan 41-16127,
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Date:Wednesday 7 January 1942
Type:Silhouette image of generic T6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
North American AT-6A Texan
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Force (USAAF)
Registration: 41-16127
MSN: 78-6506
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:Lake Tholocco, six miles southwest of Ozark, AL -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
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Destination airport:
Crashed. Routine training flight. British RAF cadet, Kenneth Barlass was killed in the crash. The trainer airplane crashed into Lake Tholocco between Ozark and Enterprise, Alabama. Another RAF cadet, Lawrence S. Bell, was also in the airplane. Cadet Bell suffered a broken arm and other injuries. Both British cadets were stationed at the U.S. Army Advanced Aviation Training school at close by Napier Field, near Dothan in southeast Alabama.

The Dothan Eagle dated Jan. 8, 1942 (a Dothan, Alabama newspaper)

Revision history:

02-Apr-2018 14:39 A.J. Scholten Updated [Cn]
11-Nov-2023 13:29 Omussee Creek Updated [Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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