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  Brewster F2A-3 Buffalo  
USMC

Pilot  Charles W. Somers, Jr, USMC (survived)
Crashed  February 1942

Mission History
During February 1942, crashed into the lagoon at Midway Atoll while trying to land at Eastern Island during a rain squall.

References
Papahanaumokuakea Marine National Monument - Brewster F2A-3 Buffalo in Midway Atoll Lagoon

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Last Updated
January 5, 2018

 

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