|Missing In Action (MIA)||Prisoners Of War (POW)||Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)|
|Chronology||Locations||Aircraft||Ships||Submit Info||How You Can Help||Donate|
USS Lexington (CV-16)
|Pilot Ensign W. H. Larsen (rescued)
Ditched April 1, 1944
Built by General Motors. Delivered to the U. S. Navy (USN) as TBM-1C Avenger bureau number 25443.
Assigned to USS Lexington (CV-16) to Torpedo Squadron 16 (VT-16). No known nickname or nose art.
On April 1, 1944 took off from USS Lexington (CV-16) pilot Ensign W. H. Larsen on a strike against Woleai. Ditched and the crew were rescued.
Navy Serial Number Search Results - TBM-1C Avenger 25443
USN Overseas Aircraft Loss List April 1944 - TBM-1C Avenger 25443
Are you a relative or associated with any person mentioned?
Do you have photos or additional information to add?
May 31, 2020
|Discussion Forum||Daily Updates||Reviews||Museums||Interviews & Oral Histories|