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Mark Reichman 2007

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Rodney Pearce 2010

Aircraft History
Built by North American. Assigned to the US Army, 5th Air Force. Identity unknown.

Wartime History
Ditched or crashed near Pinip Island off Arawe (Cape Merkus). According to locals, the crew were rescued and survived.

The engines and wing wreckage remain on the reef, the engines are roughly 100 meters ahead of the wing wreckage where they came to rest.

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018


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