P-40K Warhawk, S/N 42-46051

The incident:P 40 Curtiss Warhawk in flight

The aircraft flown by pilot Bigelow, John W. force landed due to engine failure near the farm Fitjar in east part of Skorradalur in Borgarbygg├░.
The aircraft was dismantled and salvaged for spares.

The Crew:

Pilot Bigelow, John W.
Survived

The aircraft:

Curtis P-40K Warhawk
S/N: 42-46051
Mfg: Curtiss Wright Corporation
Operator: USAAF 33FS, 342 Composite Group

The 33 FS operated P-40 aircraft in Iceland from August 6 1941 to 9 June 1945

Details on aircraft: Wikipedia,Youtube

Source:
USAAF loss list

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