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BuNo Criteria: 06667
Data last updated: Tue Mar 15 09:36:28 2016
06492 ... 06701 (EXACT MATCH)
Douglas SBD-3 Dauntless
06492/06545	MSN 1229/1282
06546/06590	MSN 1314/1358
06591/06618	MSN 1376/1403
06619/06701	MSN 1434/1516
06508 ditched in Lake Michigan Nov 23, 1943 and salvaged early 1990s.  Now at National 
Museum of Naval Aviation, Pensacola, FL.  Loaned in 2009 by NMNA to National World
War II Museum, New Orleans.
06545 (MSN 1282) Loaned to RNZAF from Marine Air Group 14 with temporary serial NZ220. Transferred to NZ 
ownership late 1943 with permanent serial NZ5016.   Brought on charge Nov 13, 1943.  To instructional 
airframe INST110 with the Instrument School at Hobsonville in 1944.  SOC Mar 1948.
06552	(VGS-26) on USS Sangamon. Crashed Oct 13, 1942 when stalled and ditched off Bermuda.
06555	(VGS-29) on USS Santee. Crashed into sea off Bermuda Oct 21, 1942
06583 ditched in Lake Michigan Oct 30, 1943 and restored early 1990s.  Was
on display at National Museum of Naval Aviation, Pensacola, FL, but noted
Feb 2005 at USS Alabama Battleship Memorial Park, Mobile, AL
06589 (VB-11) collided with P-40 ET424 (41-25100) of Royal New Zealand AF over Nandi Bay,
Fiji Mar 25, 1943.  All 3 crew killed.
06619 (MSN 1434) Loaned to RNZAF from Marine Air Group 14 with temporary serial NZ222. Transferred to NZ 
ownership late 1943 with permanent serial NZ5018. May never have been flown by RNZAF due to deteriorated 
condition when received. To instructional airframe INST 92 at Seagrove on Feb 2, 1944. Later transferred 
to Woodbourne where it remained until about 1951. Probably sold for scrap in the Nelson region at about that time.
06624 (MSN 1439) ditched in Lake Michigan Sep 19, 1943 and salvaged early 1990s.  Under restoration by Air Zoo of
Kalamazoo, Michigan.  Noted Jun 25, 2004 at Kalamazoo Aviation History
Museum, MI
06626 ditched in Lake Michigan during WW2 and salvaged early 1990s.  Now at National Museum 
of Naval Aviation, Pensacola, FL for use as spare parts source.
06630 crashed near Apache Pass in Chiricahua Mountains 90 mi E of Tucson, AZ Sep 10, 1942 while on ferry
flight from San Diego, CA to Norfolk, VA.  Pilot killed.
06649 (MSN 1464) loaned to RNZAF from Marine Air Group 14 with temporary serial NZ219. Transferred to NZ 
ownership late 1943 with permanent serial NZ5015.  Brought on charge Nov 14, 1943. Stored by Mar 1944,
SOC Mar 1948.  Sold as scrap Mar 1, 1948
06651 (MSN 1466) loaned to RNZAF from Marine Air Group 14 with temporary serial NZ205. Transferred to NZ 
ownership late 1943 with permanent serial NZ5001. Brought on charge Nov 3, 1943. Stored by Mar 1944, 
SOC Mar 1948.  Sold as scrap Mar 1, 1948
06652 (MSN 1467) loaned to RNZAF from Marine Air Group 14 with temporary serial NZ206. Transferred to 
NZ ownership late 1943 with permanent serial NZ5002. Brought on charge Oct 26, 1943. Stored by Mar 1944, 
SOC Mar 1948.  Sold as scrap Mar 1, 1948
06654 (MSN 1469, VB-10) w/o in wheels-up landing 10/11/42 at
Oahu, HI.  Bomb exploded, crew killed.
06658 (MSN 1473) loaned to RNZAF from Marine Air Group 14 with temporary serial NZ214. Transferred to NZ 
ownership late 1943 with permanent serial NZ5010. Brought on charge Nov 3, 1943. Stored by Mar 1944, 
SOC Mar 1948.  Sold as scrap Mar 1, 1948
06667 (VMSB-142) engine failed and crashed into mouth of Metapona River near Koli Point, Guadalcanal, Solomons 
Dec 16, 1942.  2 killed.  The Koli Point airfield was renamed in the pilot's honour to Carney Field.
06694 ditched in Lake Michigan during WW2 and salvaged early 1990s.  In 
1997 was under restoration for USS Lexington Museum, Corpus Christi, TX.
06697 (MSN 1512, VGS-28) force landed in Caribbean Sea and sank NNW of Puerto Rico due to engine failure Dec 21, 1942.
Both crew rescued by USS Chevalier
06700 (MSN 1515, VC-28) crashed into wea on takeoff 70 mi WSW of San Christobal, Solomons Apr 8, 1943.
Both crew rescued by USS Cony
06701 (MSN 1516, VGS-28) force landed and exploded due to the depth charges 200 mi NNE of Panama Dec 23, 1942.
Both crew killed.
105176 ... 106875
Vought F4U-4 Corsair
contract cancelled

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