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  A-20G-40-DO Havoc Serial Number 43-21304  
5th AF

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Brian Bennett 2005

Aircraft History
Built by Douglas. Delivered to the U. S. Army. Disassembled and shipped overseas and reassembled.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 5th Air Force. Unit history unknown. No known nose art or nickname.

This aircraft crashed near Musak. After the crash, the remains of the crew were buried by villagers.

Postwar, this site was visited by a RAAF Searcher Team and noted in their RAAF Survey of Aircraft Wreckage, Papua New Guinea.

During 2005, a team from JPAC visited the crash site.  

RAAF Survey of Aircraft Wreckage, Papua New Guinea, page 9
"#356 | Lat 5.20 Long 145.17 | Musak - Ramu Valley | USAC Boston A-20G 43-21304 | wreckage recovered"
Thanks to Brian Bennett for additional information

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018


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