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43-15302

C-47 Skytrain

MACR 9904 - 43-15302 was in postion #35 of Serial A-30 of the MARKET mission; Left engine fire, the glider cut loose, 43-15302's left wing buckled, the ship nosed over into the ground and exploded on impact

Service

Units

  • 437th Troop Carrier Group

    437th Troop Carrier Group

    Group
    Constituted as the 437th Troop Carrier Group on 15 April 1943, it was activated on 01 May 1943 in Dunnellon, FL. They trained with C-46 and C-47 aircraft for duty overseas with the Ninth Air Force. They moved to England during January and February of...

  • 84th Troop Carrier Squadron

Events

Event Location Date
Failed to Return (FTR) Hollland 17 September 1944

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
25 April 2018 21:58:02 jaxticotribute Changes to description and unit associations
Sources

MACR 9904

Date Contributor Update
27 September 2014 18:41:19 AAM AAM ingest
Sources

MACR 9904 / Paul Andrews, Project Bits and Pieces, 8th Air Force Roll of Honor database

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