ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 282695
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Narrative:Ditched near a ship (SS Kelona Park) 60 miles at sea after run out of gas apparently due to compass trouble. Lt Edward Barnik and C.E. Thomas.
|Date:||Friday 6 June 1947|
|Type:||Grumman F7F-2N Tigercat|
|Owner/operator:||United States Navy (USN)|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2|
|Aircraft damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||off Virginia coast -
United States of America
|Departure airport:||NAS Chincoteague, VA/VU-4|
The Wilmington Morning Star 7 June 1947, p2
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