On a journey of discovery to historical sites? Download the TracesOfWar app directly on Google Play or the Apple App Store.

Memorial Crash Douglas A-26 Invader

This memorial commemorates the Douglas A-26B-5 Invader 43-22253 bomber air disaster of 11 July 1944. The aircraft was underway from Barksdale Field to Portland-Westbrook Municipal Airport. Two crew members (Pilot Lieutenant Phillip "Phee" Russell and his navigator Staff Sergeant Wallace Mifflin) and 17 residents were killed. Another 20 residents were wounded.

Do you have more information about this location? Inform us!


43.635, -70.315528