REPORT OF FORCED LANDING
Ship No. 385
Date (of forced landing) October 15, 1923
Minute 18 P.M.
LOCATION OF FORCED LANDING
Post Office (nearest) Sidney
R.R. Station (nearest) Sidney
Owner (of the landing site)
Damage to property (what and how severe)
ruined portion of winter wheat
Cause of landing (describe) engine
Damage to ship (describe) wash-out/
engine problem/ left, lower wing and damage to front
left of fuselage
How repaired (Were repairs performed at landing site?
If yes, how and by whom?) Not
able to repair
How gotten away (By what means was the mail removed
from landing site? How was the airplane removed from
the site, if not flown out?)
Took mail and self to Sidney, Nebraska
in farmer's wagon . Put mail on train to Cheyenne.
Mechanics will haul the airplane away.
Date (mail removed from site) October
15, 1923 Hour 3
Cost of oil No information
Cost of gas No
Cost of watchman (to secure airplane, if left at the
landing site) a penny per
Cost of repairs No information
Pilot's Signature user's
(For further details use the back of this sheet).