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by pby kid
Thu Oct 02, 2008 9:10 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: pby5a wreck choiseul?
Replies: 4
Views: 3887

Re: pby5a wreck choiseul?

oops--

make the the date of the crash, march 8, 1944.
by pby kid
Wed Oct 01, 2008 10:20 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: pby5a wreck choiseul?
Replies: 4
Views: 3887

pby5a wreck choiseul?

i'm a commercial pilot, son of career us navy aviator who started his combat tours in 1943, flying pby blackcats for vp-12 in the solomons. his squadron lost crew #3, in pby5a #48259 when they crashed into a mountain during bad weather in night ops over choiseul, march 8, 1943. in 1993 my father, a ...