• Short Summary

    The wrecked Globemaster aircraft.

  • Description

    5km North-East of Tachikawa, Japan.

    LS. GV. The wrecked Douglas C-124A-DL Globemaster II aircraft. LS. Japanese lookers-on. LS. GV. of the devastated aircraft.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2492.03
    Media URN:
    67587
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:51:00 / 01:04:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 2532 E

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The crash occurred on 18 June 1953.

    The aircraft involved was a Douglas C-124A-DL Globemaster II.

    The location is 5km North-East of Tachikawa, Japan.

    129 crew and passengers perished.

  2. British Pathé says

    Thanks, jamied.

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