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C-54D #42-72469 MISSING - Yukon Territory CAN - 44+ CREW - 26 Jan 1950 'Operation Mike'

On 26 Jan 50, USAF C-54D 42-72469 failed to arrive at Great Falls MT on a flight from Anchorage AK. The last known position was over Snag, Yukon Territory, Canada. A massive joint US-Canadian search was conducted, but the aircraft and its victims were never found. With 44* people on board this is probably the largest unresolved missing aircraft case in North America. Operation Mike www.facebook.com/operationmike, or visit operationmike.com*One woman was 7 months pregnant, in opinion, this counts as 45 lost!

45 memorials
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Sgt Robert Edward Ahearn

7 May 1912 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
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Sgt Raymond L “Ray” Asel

27 Feb 1915 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
 Albie Parker Baughman, Jr

Albie Parker Baughman, Jr

1 Jun 1926 – 1950

Cooke County, Texas, USA

Maj Gerald Frederick Brittain
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Maj Gerald Frederick Brittain

24 Jul 1913 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
PFC John Gilbert Chalopka

PFC John Gilbert Chalopka

17 Dec 1930 – 26 Jan 1950

Richmond, Ray County, Missouri, USA

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PFC Charles W Cook

1931 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
PFC William Wesley “Wesley” Cranor

PFC William Wesley “Wesley” Cranor

7 Mar 1929 – 26 Jan 1950

Hopkins County, Kentucky, USA

No grave photo

PFC Billie C Cummins

22 Mar 1929 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
Sgt Donald Warren Dagle

Sgt Donald Warren Dagle

9 Feb 1928 – 26 Jan 1950

Hawarden, Sioux County, Iowa, USA

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Sgt Jack Eugene Dickerson

12 Dec 1931 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
 Jack Eugene Dickerson

Jack Eugene Dickerson

12 Dec 1931 – 26 Jan 1950

Mount Shasta, Siskiyou County, California, USA

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Eldon V Dolansky

unknown – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
 Joyce Merilyn <I>Stanley</I> Espe

Joyce Merilyn Stanley Espe

4 Feb 1927 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
 Victor Robert Espe

Victor Robert Espe

14 Feb 1948 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
Sgt Jack Post Faris
No grave photo

Sgt Jack Post Faris

28 Apr 1914 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
Sgt Clarence Anderson Gibson

Sgt Clarence Anderson Gibson

29 Jan 1915 – 26 Jan 1950

Grady, Montgomery County, Alabama, USA

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Capt Frank Eugene Gregory

7 Jul 1917 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
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Pvt Robert M Hiatt

unknown – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
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PFC Francis David “Bud” Hofer

1929 – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial
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Jeff D Johnson

unknown – 26 Jan 1950
Non-Cemetery Burial

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