Accident McDonnell F2H Banshee ,
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Date:Tuesday 17 January 1956
Type:McDonnell F2H Banshee
Owner/operator:United States Navy (USN)
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:off Santa Cruz, CA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:USS Yorktown (22:03)
Destination airport:NAS Moffett Field, CA (22:19)
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Went missing during short flight from carrier 80 miles west of Santa Cruz. Pilot Lt (jg) David L. Roberts.


Santa Cruz Sentinel 19 January 1956

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