Mackay's Flying Fortress: Remembering Australia's Worst Aviation Disaster in World War Two

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Central Queensland University Press, 2003 - History - 99 pages
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In March 1943, an American Flying Fortress begins daily transport service, ferrying American GIs from the jungle battlefields of New Guinea to the US Army Rest Area in Mackay, Qld, for R&R leave. On June 14, 1943, she takes off from Mackay Airport on her final, tragic flight...

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