Douglas C-47A-30-DK, S/N 43-47977C 47 Skytrain Dakota

The Incident:

The C47 Skytrain was on ferry flight from US over the North Atlantic to UK. On the sector between Blue West one and Meeks Field the C47 and was reported missing.

The Crew:

2d Lt. Chewning, Judson P. and his co-pilot. Reported missing.

The Aircraft:

Manufacturer: Douglas Aircraft Company
Type:Douglas C-47A-30-DK  (DC-3)
S/N. 43-47977
C/N / msn: 25238 / 13793.
Operator: USAAF

Details on aircraft: WikipediaYoutube.

USAAF Loss List
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