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Crash of a Douglas DB-7B Boston III near Orléans: 3 killed

Date & Time: Jun 24, 1943
Type of aircraft:
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Registration:
W8394
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
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Crew on board:
3
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
0
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
3
Circumstances:
Crashed in unknown circumstances near Orléans while on a surveillance mission. All three crew members were killed.
Crew (418th Squadron):
F/O D. A. Carmichael,
P/O D. Q. Findlay,
W/O J. W. Robertson.