FORCE LANDING OF A BOSTON
AT CAIRNS AIRFIELD
visits since 18 August 1999
Vera Bradley's book, "I Didn't Know That", refers on page 49 to some reminisces of Corporal Ken Hutchinson of RAAF North-Eastern Area, Advanced Operational Base (AOB) at Cairns airfield.
|"A Boston A-20 Douglas belly landed, but he had no problems and we jacked him up and in no time he was away again."|
"I Didn't Know That"
"Cairns and Districts, Tully to Cape York, 1939-1946,
Service Personnel and Civilians"
By Vera Bradley (1943 AAMWS)
Peter Dunn 2002
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