9th AF Patch

416th Bombardment Group (L)

Captain Francis J. Cachat's

416th Photo Collection

Plane Crashes

 

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Feb 14, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9213, 5C-?
Crashed at Sugarlane Farm, England.
AAR 44-2-14-501
Feb 14, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9213, 5C-?
Crashed at Sugarlane Farm, England.
AAR 44-2-14-501
Feb 14, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9213, 5C-?
Crashed at Sugarlane Farm, England.
AAR 44-2-14-501
Feb 14, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9213, 5C-?
Crashed at Sugarlane Farm, England.
AAR 44-2-14-501
Feb 14, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9213, 5C-?
Crashed at Sugarlane Farm, England.
AAR 44-2-14-501
Feb 14, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9213, 5C-?
Crashed at Sugarlane Farm, England.
AAR 44-2-14-501
Feb 14, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9213, 5C-?
Crashed at Sugarlane Farm, England.
AAR 44-2-14-501
Apr 10, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9218, 5C-C
Crashed on return from Mission.
Mission 10
Apr 10, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9218, 5C-C
Crashed on return from Mission.
Mission 10
Apr 10, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9218, 5C-C
Crashed on return from Mission.
Mission 10
Apr 10, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9219, 5C-D
"Desperate Ambrose". Lt. "Dave" Andrews purposely ran A/C into the soft dirt to stop it after loosing hydraulics from flak damage.
Mission 10
Apr 10, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9219, 5C-D
Lt. "Dave" Andrews purposely ran A/C into the soft dirt to stop it after loosing hydraulics from flak damage.
Mission 10
Apr 10, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9219, 5C-D
Lt. "Dave" Andrews purposely ran A/C into the soft dirt to stop it after loosing hydraulics from flak damage.
Mission 10
May 9, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9223, 5H-F
Capt. William Battersby and PFC Charles Coleman A-20 test flight, crashed 1 1/2 mi NW of Wethersfield, England.
AAR 44-5-9-519
May 9, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9223, 5H-F
Capt. William Battersby and PFC Charles Coleman A-20 test flight, crashed 1 1/2 mi NW of Wethersfield, England.
AAR 44-5-9-519
May 9, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9223, 5H-F
Capt. William Battersby and PFC Charles Coleman A-20 test flight, crashed 1 1/2 mi NW of Wethersfield, England.
AAR 44-5-9-519
May 9, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9223, 5H-F
Capt. William Battersby and PFC Charles Coleman A-20 test flight, crashed 1 1/2 mi NW of Wethersfield, England.
AAR 44-5-9-519
May 9, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9223, 5H-F
Capt. William Battersby and PFC Charles Coleman A-20 test flight, crashed 1 1/2 mi NW of Wethersfield, England.
AAR 44-5-9-519
May 9, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9223, 5H-F
Capt. William Battersby and PFC Charles Coleman A-20 test flight, crashed 1 1/2 mi NW of Wethersfield, England.
AAR 44-5-9-519
May 12, 1944
A-20J-10-DO, 43-10129, 5C-I
1st Lt. Robert E. Stockwell and crew - A/C received direct hit from flak under bomb bay.
Mission 46 -- Beauvoir, France
MACR 4634
May 12, 1944
A-20J-10-DO, 43-10129, 5C-I
1st Lt. Robert E. Stockwell and crew - A/C received direct hit from flak under bomb bay.
Mission 46 -- Beauvoir, France
MACR 4634
May 12, 1944
A-20J-10-DO, 43-10129, 5C-I
1st Lt. Robert E. Stockwell and crew - A/C received direct hit from flak under bomb bay.
Mission 46 -- Beauvoir, France
MACR 4634
May 12, 1944
A-20J-10-DO, 43-10129, 5C-I
Stockwell A/C very small near bottom center of photo. A/C in upper left is 5C-H.
Mission 46 -- Beauvoir, France
MACR 4634
May 19, 1944
A-20G-30-DO, 43-9696, F6-G
Crashed near Biggin Hill, England.
Mission 49
MACR 4634
May 22, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9225, 5C-G
May 22, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9225, 5C-G
May 22, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9225, 5C-G
A-20G-30-DO, 43-9713, 7G-C ?
A-20G-30-DO, 43-9713, 7G-C ?
Jul 11, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9189, 2A-P
AAR 45-7-11-521
Jul 11, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9189, 2A-P
AAR 45-7-11-521
Jul 11, 1944
A-20G-25-DO, 43-9189, 2A-P
AAR 45-7-11-521
A-20
Destroyed A/C, Probably A-20.
A-20?
Destroyed A/C, Possibly A-20.
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39183, AN-B
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-536
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39183, AN-B
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-536
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39183, AN-B
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-536
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39183, AN-B
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-536
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39183, AN-B
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-536
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39183, AN-B
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-536
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39183, AN-B
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-536
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 15, 1944
A-26B-15-DL, 41-39196
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
AAR 45-10-15-533
Oct 18, 1944
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39207 ?, AN-?
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
Oct 18, 1944
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39207 ?, AN-?
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
Oct 18, 1944
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39207 ?, AN-?
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
Oct 18, 1944
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39207 ?, AN-?
Project Squadron (attached to the 386 BG, 553 BS) A/C used for A-20 to A-26 transition training of the 416th.
Oct 19, 1944
A-26
Oct 19, 1944
A-26
Oct 19, 1944
A-26
Dec 9, 1944
A-26
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39214, 5H-B
Crashed shortly after takeoff due to weather.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-527
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39214, 5H-B
Crashed shortly after takeoff due to weather.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-527
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39214, 5H-B
Crashed shortly after takeoff due to weather.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-527
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39214, 5H-B
Crashed shortly after takeoff due to weather.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-527
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39218, 5H-C
Stalled on takeoff due to weather and crashed.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-525
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39218, 5H-C
Stalled on takeoff due to weather and crashed.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-525
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39218, 5H-C
Stalled on takeoff due to weather and crashed.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-525
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39218, 5H-C
Stalled on takeoff due to weather and crashed.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-525
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39218, 5H-C
Stalled on takeoff due to weather and crashed.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-525
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39218, 5H-C
Stalled on takeoff due to weather and crashed.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-525
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-10-DT, 43-22301, 2A-O
Crashed on takeoff due to weather.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-529
Jan 2, 1945
A-26B-10-DT, 43-22301, 2A-O
Crashed on takeoff due to weather.
Mission 181
AAR 45-1-2-529
Jan 13, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39204, 5H-G
Mission 184
AAR 45-1-13-523
Jan 13, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39204, 5H-G
Mission 184
AAR 45-1-13-523
Jan 14, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39284, 5C-C
Mission 185
AAR 45-1-14-527
Jan 14, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39284, 5C-C
Mission 185
AAR 45-1-14-527
Jan 14, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39284, 5C-C
Mission 185
AAR 45-1-14-527
Jan 14, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39284, 5C-C
Mission 185
AAR 45-1-14-527
Jan 14, 1945
A-26
Jan 14, 1945
A-26
Jan 14, 1945
A-26
Jan 23, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39234, 5C-P
"Baby Alan". Landing accident.
Mission 192
AAR
Jan 23, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39234, 5C-P
Landing accident.
Mission 192
AAR
Jan 23, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39234, 5C-P
"Baby Alan". Landing accident.
Mission 192
AAR
Jan 23, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39234, 5C-P
Landing accident.
Mission 192
AAR
Jan 23, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39234, 5C-P
Landing accident.
Mission 192
AAR
Jan 23, 1945
A-26
Jan 25, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39295, W5-P
409th BG, 640th BS A/C crash landed at Melun-Villaroche, France.
Jan 25, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39295, W5-P
409th BG, 640th BS A/C crash landed at Melun-Villaroche, France.
Feb 21, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39241, 2A-F
Lt. Robert E. Johnson crash landing.
Mission 209
Feb 21, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39241, 2A-F
Lt. Robert E. Johnson crash landing.
Mission 209
Feb 21, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39241, 2A-F
Lt. Robert E. Johnson crash landing.
Mission 209
Feb 21, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39241, 2A-F
Lt. Robert E. Johnson crash landing.
Mission 209
Feb 21, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39241, 2A-F
Lt. Robert E. Johnson crash landing.
Mission 209
Feb 21, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39241, 2A-F
Lt. Robert E. Johnson crash landing.
Mission 209
Feb 22, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39208, 5C-L
Crashed on takeoff.
Mission 210
AAR
Feb 22, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39208, 5C-L
Crashed on takeoff.
Mission 210
AAR
Feb 22, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39208, 5C-L
Crashed on takeoff.
Mission 210
AAR
Feb 22, 1945
A-26B-20-DL, 41-39208, 5C-L
Crashed on takeoff.
Mission 210
AAR
Mar 13, 1945
A-26
A-26B-16-DT, 43-223??
A-26B-16-DT, 43-223??
Apr 2, 1945
A-26B-30-DL, 41-39393 and ?, 2A-M and 5?-?
Parking ramp accident - two A-26's wingtips collided.
Apr 2, 1945
A-26B-30-DL, 41-39393 and ?, 2A-M and 5?-?
Parking ramp accident - two A-26's wingtips collided.
Apr 2, 1945
A-26B-30-DL, 41-39393 and ?, 2A-M and 5?-?
Parking ramp accident - two A-26's wingtips collided.
Apr 2, 1945
A-26B-30-DL, 41-39393 and ?, 2A-M and 5?-?
Parking ramp accident - two A-26's wingtips collided.
A-26
Destroyed A/C, Probably A-26.
May 24, 1945
CG-4A, 43-19867
Cargo Glider.
May 24, 1945
CG-4A, 43-19867
Cargo Glider.
May 24, 1945
CG-4A, 43-19867
Cargo Glider.
May 24, 1945
CG-4A, 43-19867
Cargo Glider.
May 24, 1945
CG-4A
Cargo Glider.
May 24, 1945
CG-4A
Cargo Glider.
May 24, 1945
CG-4A
Cargo Glider.
May 24, 1945
CG-4A
Cargo Glider.
May 24, 1945
CG-4A
Cargo Glider.
Mar 22, 1945
P-51D-5-NA Mustang, 44-13380, 80-S
One of two P-51's that landed at A-69, Laon, France on 22-Mar-1945.
Mar 22, 1945
P-51D-5-NA Mustang, 44-13706
One of two P-51's that landed at A-69, Laon, France on 22-Mar-1945.
Mar 20, 1944
Damaged Helmet.
May 7, 1944
Broken Stud.
Mar 26, 1945
Broken Mag.
Mar 29, 1945
Oil Shaft.
Camera inside A/C.
Piece of Flak and Flak Jacket?
Damaged Helmet.
Broken UR Brace.
Broken part.
Broken part.
Crashed German Messerschmitt Me 262 "Schwalbe" (English: "Swallow").
Crashed German Focke-Wulf Fw 190 "Wurger" (English: "Shrike").
Crashed German Junkers Ju 88.
Three Crashed German A/C: Left: Messerschmitt Bf 109, often called Me 109; Right: Junkers Ju 87 "Stuka" (from "Sturzkampfflugzeug", (English: "dive bomber")); Rear: Possibly Junkers Ju 86.
Crashed German Junkers Ju 52 "Tante Ju" (English: "Auntie Ju"), also "Iron Annie" 3-M transport.