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STAG-1

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Justin Taylan 2006

Aircraft History
Built by Interstate at DeKalb, Illinois during late 1943-1944. Assigned to the U. S. Navy to STAG-1.

Mission History
On October 26, 1944 one of two TDR drones that took off from Stirling Airfield in the Treasury Islands on a mission to attack the old German light house at Cape St. George. This drone missed the target and crashed into the ridge line nearby.

Wreckage
According to locals, the aluminium wreckage was scrapped at some point after the war. Only the two engines remain, and other wreckage including engine framework, bits of aluminum and wiring harnesses.

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January 31, 2018

 

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