17 APRIL 1945
CRASH OF AN A-20 HAVOC

POSSIBLY NEAR INNISFAIL, QLD

 

USAAF A-20G Havoc bomber, #42-86748 (or #42-06748), disappeared on a flight between Rockhampton and Cairns on 17 April 1945.  Last radio contact with the Havoc was near Innisfail (17 33' S, 146 01' E).

 

REFERENCE BOOK

"Diary of WWII - North Queensland"
Complied by Peter Nielsen

 

SOURCE:-   Aircraft Crash Sites - Australia

Crash:         No. 2

Position:     17.33 - 146.01

Department of Aviation Chart No:       3219

 

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