No. 2069. Consolidated 29 PB2Y-2 Corornado (1633) US Navy
Photographed over San Diego area, California, USA, November 1940
Aeroplane Photo Supply (APS) Photo No. 162

Consolidated 29 PB2Y-2 Corornado

08/15/2008. Remarks by Johan Visschedijk: "Produced at San Diego and coded 13-P-1, this aircraft was the first PB2Y-2 delivered to the USN and was assigned to Patrol Squadron VP-13 at NAS North Island, San Diego. The aircraft was lost on May 6, 1942 at Pearl Harbor, when it made a forced landing due to engine problems, pilot Bowen F. McLeod and his crew were killed."

Created January 10, 2003