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USAAF and Allied Forces Non Combat Losses and Incidents
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Large numbers of incidents and losses occurred in non-combat duties, particularly during the training phases. Extensive use was made of facilities in the US to train British and other nationalities.

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#Name (↑)First NamesRankDate (↑)Aircraft (↑)Serial No.        Unit         (↑)        Command         (↑)Air Force (↑)                                                Base                                                 (↑)IncidentDamageCombat NonCombatCountryState/Region
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1 AllenRex C1943-04-02PT-27 Canadian PT-17 Stearman
42-157505th Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFWickenburg, AZAccident on landing, ground loopSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAArizonaEcheverria Field, AZ
2 AndersonFoster N1943-04-02PT-22 Ryan Recruit
41-208868th Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFVisalia, CAKilled in crashDestroyedNon CombatUSACalifornia4 Mi NE Seville, CA
3 BaughHoward L1943-04-02P-40F Curtiss Warhawk
41-14132100th Fighter Squadron
332nd Fighter GroupUSAAFSelfridge Field, MIAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAMichiganSelfridge Field, MI
4 BeasleyCharles W (RAF)1943-04-02AT-6C Texan
42-414346 British Flying Training SchoolBritish Flying Training GroupRAFRandolph Field, TXAccident on landingDestroyedNon CombatUSATexasRandolph Field, TX
5 BlancoJack A1943-04-02P-40L Curtiss Warhawk
42-10933304th Fighter Sqd337th Fighter Group (338th ?)USAAF
3rd Air Force
Pinellas AAF, FLAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAFloridaPinellas AAF, FL
6 BryantMax V1943-04-02AT-6C Texan
42-48803692nd Single Engine Flying Training Sqd17th Single Engine Flying Training GroupUSAAFMAAF, Marianna, FLAccident on landing, belly landingMajor Damage, Possibly ScrappedNon CombatUSAFloridaMAAF, Marianna, FL
7 BurnsAlbert L1943-04-02P-40F Curtiss Warhawk
41-1391631st Observation Sqd69th Observation GroupUSAAFEsler Field, LAAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSALouisianaEsler Field, LA
8 CampbellNed F1943-04-02A-36A North American Apache
42-840329th Ferrying Sqd6th Ferry GroupUSAAFLong Beach, CAAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSANew JerseyNewark AAB, NJ
9 CarbajalOctavio H1943-04-02P-40K Curtiss Warhawk
42-1012081st Fighter Sqd50th Fighter GroupUSAAF
4th Air Force
Orlando AB, FLBlade damage, mechanical failureMajor Damage, Possibly ScrappedNon CombatUSAFloridaOrlando AB, FL
10 CastetterRobert D1943-04-02P-39D Bell Airacobra
41-3830813th Fighter Sqd53rd Fighter GroupUSAAFPage Field, FLBlade damage, mechanical failureMajor Damage, Possibly ScrappedNon CombatUSAFloridaPage Field, FL
11 ChanningRobert F1943-04-02BT-15 Vultee Valiant
42-1843678 British Flying Training SchoolBritish Flying Training GroupRAFBainbridge, GACrash, ran out of fuelMajor Damage, Possibly ScrappedNon CombatUSAGeorgia12 Mi SE Madison, GA
12 ChristophJoseph B1943-04-02RB-17B Flying Fortress
38-262449th School SqdUSAAFHendricks Field, FLKilled stall spinDestroyedNon CombatUSAFlorida19 Mi S Hendricks Field, FL
13 CornettGeorge F (Jeep driver)1943-04-02L-3C Aeronca Grasshopper
43-1485347th Sub DepotUSAAFAAB Sioux City, IAGround collisionSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAIowaAAB Sioux City, IA
14 DalyCharles J1943-04-02AT-6A Texan
41-17033USAAFTarrant Field, TXAccident on landing, mechanical failureSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasSan Antonio Air Depot, Kelly Field, TX
15 DemeritW Merrill Jr1943-04-02BT-13A Vultee Valiant
41-22820912 British Flying Training SchoolBritish Flying Training GroupRAFShaw Field, SCCrash on take offDestroyedNon CombatUSASouth CarolinaRembert Aux Field, SC
16 DunnRoy F1943-04-02A-24A Douglas Banshee
42-60787304th Bombardment Sqd84th Bombardment GroupUSAAFDrew Field, Tampa, FLkilled, destroyed by fire on groundDestroyedNon CombatUSAFloridaLake George, FL
17 GillThomas H1943-04-02BT-13A Vultee Valiant
41-22162508 British Flying Training SchoolRAFPerrin Field, TXCrash in ground collisionDestroyedNon CombatUSAOklahoma Into Lake Murray, 5 Mi SE Ardmore, OK
18 HalonenWilliam A1943-04-02L-4A Piper Grasshopper
42-36463102nd Observation Sqd69th Observation GroupUSAAFEsler Field, LAKilled, engine failureDestroyedNon CombatUSALouisiana6 Mi SE Alexandria, LA
19 HalversonRoland J1943-04-02P-47C Republic Thunderbolt
41-6087360th Fighter Sqd
356th Fighter GroupUSAAF
8th Air Force
Trumbull Field, CTAccident on landingDestroyedNon CombatUSAConnecticutTrumbull Field, CT
20 HansenClifford W1943-04-02A-20C Douglas Havoc
41-1909121st Observation Sqd75th Observation GroupUSAAFNorthern Field, TNKilled on take off, destroyed by fire on groundDestroyedNon CombatUSATennessee2 Mi NNE Northern Field, TN
21 HartJohnson M1943-04-02BT-9B Yale
37-20567 British Flying Training SchoolBritish Flying Training GroupRAFGoodfellow Field, TXCrash in ground collisionDestroyedNon CombatUSATexas3 Mi SW Miles, TX
22 HodgesWilton B1943-04-02BT-13A Vultee Valiant
41-22512820 British Flying Training SchoolBritish Flying Training GroupRAFCAAF, Coffeyville, KSTaxying accidentSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAOklahoma Jensen Arpt, OK
23 HonmyhrJohn W1943-04-02BT-13A Vultee Valiant
41-10772832 British Flying Training SchoolBritish Flying Training GroupRAFMajors AAF, Greenville, TXCrash on take off, engine failureMajor Damage, Possibly ScrappedNon CombatUSATexasMajors Field, Greenville, TX
24 IrelandRobert N1943-04-02P-47B Republic Thunderbolt
41-5921350th Fighter Sqd
353rd Fighter GroupUSAAF
4th Air Force
Baltimore Municipal Airport, PAAccident on landingMajor Damage, Possibly ScrappedNon CombatUSAPennsylvaniaConnellsville Arpt, PA
25 JoyceJeffrey J1943-04-02PT-17 Stearman
40-184757th Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFOcala, FLAccident on landing, ground loopSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAFloridaTaylor Field, FL
26 KeoghJohn E1943-04-02AT-17 Cessna Bobcat
42-39280852nd Twin Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFArmy Air Force Advanced Flying School, Pampa, TXTake off accidentSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasArmy Air Force Advanced Flying School, Pampa, TX
27 KipnisNathan1943-04-02PT-17 Stearman
41-825469th Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFFletcher Field, MSAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAMississippiClarksdale, MS
28 KirbyEvert C Jr1943-04-02P-39D-1 Bell Airacobra
41-28275363rd Fighter Sqd
357th Fighter GroupUSAAFTonopah, NVAccident on landing, mechanical failureMajor Damage, Possibly ScrappedNon CombatUSACaliforniaDry Lake, Coco Junction, CA
29 KochmanMarshall D1943-04-02BT-13A Vultee Valiant
41-111831063 British Flying Training SchoolBritish Flying Training GroupRAFGreenville AFS, MSTaxying accident, mechanical failureSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAMississippiGAAF, Greenwood, MS
30 KudaEdward G1943-04-02BT-13A Vultee Valiant
41-21512832 British Flying Training SchoolBritish Flying Training GroupRAFMajors AAF, Greenville, TXAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasSimms CAA Intermediate Field
31 LambackCharles H1943-04-02AT-10BH Beechcraft Wichita
41-26478559th Twin Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFTurner AAF, GAAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAGeorgiaLeesburg Aux 1, GA
32 LeenFrank J Jr1943-04-02AT-17B Cessna Bobcat
42-392201042nd OTSUSAAFBrooks Field, TXTake off accidentSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasBrooks Field, TX
33 LemonsJoseph P1943-04-02P-40M-1 Curtiss Warhawk
43-5458445th Fighter Interceptor Sqd
50th Fighter GroupUSAAFOrlando AB, FLTake off accidentSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAFloridaOrlando AB, FL
34 LlewellynEdwin W1943-04-02BT-13A Vultee Valiant
41-10559508 British Flying Training SchoolRAFPerrin Field, TXTaxying accidentSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasPerrin Field, TX
35 LongElmer D1943-04-02AT-6C Texan
41-32589826th Single Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFArmy Air Force Advanced Flying School, Eagle Pass AAF, TXTaxying accident, ground collisionSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasArmy Air Force Advanced Flying School, Eagle Pass AAF, TX
36 LoudenJames L1943-04-02BT-9C Yale
37-39067 British Flying Training SchoolBritish Flying Training GroupRAFGoodfellow Field, TXCrash, engine failureDestroyedNon CombatUSATexas1/2 Mi E Goodfellow Field, TX
37 MaloneyWilliam R1943-04-02P-39N-1 Bell Airacobra
42-9350327th Fighter Sqd328th Fighter Group
USAAF
4th Air Force
Mills Field, CABailed out after fireDestroyedNon CombatUSACaliforniaSan Francisco Bay Near Alcatraz, CA
38 McCownWilliam H1943-04-02AT-17B Cessna Bobcat
42-39278852nd Twin Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFArmy Air Force Advanced Flying School, Pampa, TXCrash on take off, loss of controlSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasLaketon Aux Field, Pampa, TX
39 McQuateMarvin G1943-04-02PT-17 Stearman
41-254456th Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFGlendale, AZAccident on landing, ground loopSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAArizonaThunderbird Arpt, AZ
40 MeyerHenry C1943-04-02PT-17 Stearman
41-252396th Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFGlendale, AZAccident on landing, ground loopSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAArizonaThunderbird Arpt, AZ
41 MillerJoseph D1943-04-02PT-19A Fairchild
41-20521308th Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFStamford, TXAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasStamford-Arledge Field, TX
42 MosherEdward H1943-04-02AT-9A Curtiss Wright Jeep
42-57033667th Twin Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFArmy Air Force Advanced Flying School, Altus, OKAccident on landing, ground loopMajor Damage, Possibly ScrappedNon CombatUSATexasAux Field, Vernon, TX
43 NashAllen T1943-04-02AT-6A Texan
41-16081609th Single Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFEglin Field, FLAccident on landing, ground loopSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAFloridaEglin Aux Field 6, FL
44 ParkerStephen J1943-04-02PT-17 Stearman
42-1622271st Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFCamden, ARAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAArkansasHarrell Field, AR
45 PetersonJohn B1943-04-02AT-9A Curtiss Wright Jeep
42-56933466th Twin Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFMoody Field, GAAccident on landing, ground loopDestroyedNon CombatUSAGeorgiaMoody Field, GA
46 PinsonJames B1943-04-02PT-17 Stearman
41-2563869th Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFFletcher Field, MSAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAMississippiClarksdale, MS
47 PlankMaurice J1943-04-02PT-18 Stearman
40-19152nd Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFOntario, CATaxying accidentSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSACaliforniaOntario, CA
48 PlymptonRobert A1943-04-02AT-17B Cessna Bobcat
42-39320874th Twin Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFBlackland AFS, Waco, TXCrash, engine failureMajor Damage, Possibly ScrappedNon CombatUSATexas12 Mi S Henrietta, TX
49 ReedDavid D Jr1943-04-02A-35A Vultee Vengeance
41-31170620th Bombardment Sqd404th Bomber GroupUSAAFKey Field, MSForced landing engine failureSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasBig Spring, TX
50 SchleeRoy C1943-04-02AT-6C Texan
42-3947826th Single Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFArmy Air Force Advanced Flying School, Eagle Pass AAF, TXForced landing, mechanical failureSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexas10 Mi NE Eagle Pass AAF, TX
51 SchrockGeorge R1943-04-02AT-18 Lockheed Hudson
42-55632343rd Flexible Gunnery Training SqdUSAAFTyndall Field, FLTaxying accident, ground collisionSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAFloridaTyndall Field, FL
52 SchultzArthur K1943-04-02P-38C Lockheed Lightning
42-12713330th Fighter Sqd
329th Fighter GroupUSAAF
4th Air Force
NAS, San Diego, CAAccident on landingDestroyedNon CombatUSACaliforniaNAS, San Diego, CA
53 ShewalterKenneth H1943-04-02PT-17 Stearman
41-87144th Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFTulare, CAAccident on landing, ground loopSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSACaliforniaRankin Field
54 SouhradaRichard F1943-04-02AT-6C Texan
42-3991827th Single Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFArmy Air Force Advanced Flying School, Eagle Pass AAF, TXTaxying accident, ground collisionSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasArmy Air Force Advanced Flying School, Eagle Pass AAF, TX
55 TenenbaumMorris M1943-04-02L-2A Taylorcraft Grasshopper
43-3850884th Base Headquarters and Air Base SquadronUSAAFLubbock Air Force Station, Lubbock, TXAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasLubbock Air Force Station, Lubbock, TX
56 TerryMorgan F Jr1943-04-02AT-6C Texan
41-32886482nd Single Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFAloe AAF, TXAccident on landing, ground loopSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSATexasAloe Field, TX
57 WallaceJoseph W1943-04-02PT-17 Stearman
41-25768USAAFWright Field, OHTaxying accident, weather relatedSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAOhioWright Field, OH
58 WeigelWalter A1943-04-02P-40F Curtiss Warhawk
41-14058324th Fighter Sqd327th Fighter Group
USAAF
1st Air Force
AAB, Richmond, VAAccident on landingDestroyedNon CombatUSAVirginiaAAB, Richmond, VA
59 WheelerLeonard A1943-04-02AT-17A Cessna Bobcat
42-137622nd Operational Training UnitUSAAFHomestead, FLTaxying accidentSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAFloridaHomestead AAF, FL
60 WolosJoseph F1943-04-02L-4B Piper Grasshopper
43-109350th Sub DepotUSAAFAAB Lake Charles, LAAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSALouisianaCameron, LA
61 WorcesterJohn B1943-04-02AT-24A North American Mitchell (Crew Trainer)
42-669288th Bombardment Sqd48th Bombardment GroupUSAAFKey Field, MSTake off accident, mechanical failureSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAMississippiAAB, Key Field, Meridian, MS
62 WyssVirgil E1943-04-02AT-6C Texan
41-32226332nd Single Engine Flying Training SqdUSAAFLuke Field, AZAccident on landing, ground loopSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAArizonaLuke Field, AZ
63 YinglingLawrence D1943-04-02P-47B Republic Thunderbolt
41-5976360th Fighter Sqd
356th Fighter GroupUSAAF
8th Air Force
Trumbull Field, CTAccident on landingSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAConnecticutTrumbull Field, CT
64 ZimmermannJ A1943-04-02PT-17 Stearman
41-837861st Army Air Forces Flying Training DetachmentUSAAFAvon Park, FLTaxying accidentSubstantial DamageNon CombatUSAFloridaLAMA, FL

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