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Justin Taylan 2007

Aircraft History
Built at Douglas. Delivered to the U. S. Army, serial number unknown. Disassembled and shipped overseas to Australia and reassembled.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 5th Air Force. Assigned to an unknown unit, possibly the 3rd Bombardment Group, 312th Bombardment Group or 417th Bombardment Group.

Mission History
Force landed in shallow water near the beach at Iokea. Pilot and mission history are unknown.

Wreckage remains in the tidal area, in shallow water.

Justin Taylan visited on October 22, 2007:
"I visited this crash site of a twin engine aircraft with Kieth Hopper. It was in waist deep water when we visited. Nearly all of the aircraft is scrapped or covered under the sand. Visible were the wing, fuselage and tip of one blade of each propeller. From an extrusion at the rear fuselage for a top turret, we speculated this is a A-20 Havoc."

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018


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