Date & Time: Aug 22, 1944 at 1200 LT
Type of aircraft:
Douglas B-18 Bolo
Operator:
Registration:
39-22
Flight Phase:
Flight
Flight Type:
Military
Survivors:
No
MSN:
2670
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
2
Pax on board:
7
Pax fatalities:
7
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
9
Circumstances:
En route, the crew encountered poor weather conditions and the twin engine aircraft hit a hill near Watkins, east of Denver. The aircraft was destroyed and all nine occupants were killed.