Incident Douglas C-54D-10-DC (DC-4) 42-72670,
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Date:Sunday 23 March 1947
Type:Silhouette image of generic DC4 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Douglas C-54D-10-DC (DC-4)
Owner/operator:United States Army Air Forces (USAAF)
Registration: 42-72670
MSN: 10775
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 9
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
Location:40 km SE of Stephensville, NFL -   Canada
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Westover AFB, MA
Destination airport:Stephensville, NFL
Crash-landed on a plateau in Anguille Mountains. Five crew and four passengers rescued, slightly injured.


El Litoral 24 March 1947, p1/25 March 1947, p2
Evening Star 28 March 1947, pA2 (photo)

Revision history:

06-Jan-2015 18:32 TB Added
11-Nov-2020 14:09 TB Updated [Source, Narrative]
06-Jun-2023 08:50 Nepa Updated [[Source, Narrative]]

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