Grenier Field, New Hampshire – March 1, 1942
On March 1, 1942, a B-10 aircraft, (Ser. No. 34-83) made a normal landing at Grenier Field during which the landing gear collapsed causing damage to the propellers and fuselage.
None of the five crewmen aboard were injured.
The crew included:
Major C. H. Hollidge (National Guard- Federalized)
S/Sgt. W. P. Sargent
Sgt. W. P. Kenly
Sgt. E. L. Rajotte
Pvt. E. E. Rich
The aircraft was assigned to the Tow Target Detachment. It was noted by the accident investigation committee that the suspected cause was faulty brakes, and that other B-10’s in other Tow Target Detachments had suffered similar accidents.
Source: Army Technical Report Of Aircraft Accident #42-3-1-9