Navy Ventura patrol aircraft of Bombing Squadron returning to Attu was forced down due to low fuel and landed on a frozen lake, Agattu Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, 30 Dec No injuries. Source National Museum of Naval Aviation LR Devoe Collection
The wreck of the famous " Lady be Good". The Liberator took off from Benghazi to bomb Naples but overshot the base due to a navigation error. It was discovered by a Brit petroleum company in the with its dead crew.