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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 263585
Last updated: 29 August 2021
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Date:23-JAN-1963
Time:
Type:Grumman F11F-1 Tiger
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Registration: 141787
MSN:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Beeville, TX -   United States of America
Phase:
Nature:Military
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Crashed in a heavy populated area after pilot Lt (JG) Richard Allen (23) ejected and minor injured when his parachute dragged through brush.

Sources:

The Victoria Advocat 24 January 1963, p1
http://forgottenjets.warbirdsresourcegroup.org/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
03-Jun-2021 19:55 TB Added
04-Jun-2021 08:32 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Source]

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