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  C-47 "Sandy" Serial Number ? Number 238
5th AF
433rd TCG
66th TCS

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Irving July 11, 1943

Aircraft History
Built by Douglas. Delivered to the U. S. Army. Ferried overseas via Hawaii to Australia.

Wartime History
Assigned to the 433rd Troop Carrier Group, 66th Troop Carrier Squadron. Squadron Number 238 (Buzz Number 238). Nicknamed "Sandy" in white on the left side of the nose. On the left engine cowling was "Thelma". During 1943, this C-47 operated from New Guinea. Ultimate fate unknown, likely scrapped or otherwise disappeared.

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January 31, 2018


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