19500730 0000 3rd Rescue Squadron

Korean War Operations
30 July 1950

30 July 1950

Two SB-17s on search for F-80 crashed on Tsu Shima (09:50) negative results, A/C located by crash boat at Tsu-Shima body removed and aircraft destroyed. Returned body to Fukuoka.

At 1415 ADCC notified the Flight that a B-26 over Tsu Shima had one engine feathered, proceding to Iwakuni, landed safely. One false alert this date.

This information taken from the official 3rd Rescue Squadron history archived at the Air Force Historical Research Agency at Maxwell Air Force Base.
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