Date: September 20, 1943
Time: 0850
Location: Near Maxton, North Carolina
Operator: Military - U.S. Army Air Forces
Flight #: ?
Route: Maxton - Godman
AC Type: Douglas C-53D-DO
Registration: 42-68729
cn / ln: 11656
Aboard: 25   (passengers:21  crew:4)
Fatalities: 25   (passengers:21  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: Crashed into a wooded area after nearly colliding with a glider being towed by another aircraft. The evasive maneuver caused the aircraft to stall and crash.

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