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Crash Site Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3) 41-7784

Douglas C-47-DL (DC-3) 41-7784 crashed west (1 mile) of Fish River on May 30, 1942 due to inclement weather. The plane was damaged beyond repair.

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  • Text: Kaj Metz
  • Photos: U.S. Air Force
  • Gradidge, J.M., The Douglas DC-1/DC-2/DC-3 - the first seventy years (2006)

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