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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 171474
Last updated: 2 December 2021
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Date:08-DEC-1962
Time:
Type:Vertol CH-21C Shawnee (2x)
Owner/operator:United States Army
Registration:
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Ca Mau -   Vietnam
Phase: Combat
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Two H-21 helicopters crash landed during a raid on Ca Mau, without causing any serious injuries.
Both helicopters were subsequently destroyed by US servicemen 11 DEC.

Sources:

https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2012/05/50-years-ago-the-world-in-1962/100296/
Youngstown Vindicator 8 December 1962, pA2


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
21-Nov-2014 16:15 gerard57 Added
15-May-2021 16:47 TB Updated [Date, Aircraft type, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Location, Source, Narrative]

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