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Raymond H Hutchings

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Killed on 27 July 1944, on board C-47 (serial number 42-93038) which was transporting wounded infantrymen back to the US from France on a flight from Filton to Prestwick. The pilot was forced to fly low, because of cloud cover and struck a cliff, killing all 22 people on board.

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  • 42-93038

    C-47 Skytrain
    On 27 July 1944, C-47 (serial number 42-93038) was transporting wounded infantrymen back to the US from France on a flight from Filton to Prestwick. The pilot was forced to fly low, because of cloud cover and struck a cliff, killing all 22 people on...

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Died 27 July 1944

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19 July 2019 10:48:54 general ira snapsorter Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, biography, unit associations, place associations and aircraft associations
Sources

MACR 15532;
"Losses of the 8th and 9th Air Forces" , Bishop & Hey, vol. 4, p 482

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