ABOUT NOVEMBER 1944
WRECKAGE OF A P-38 LIGHTNING

FOUND OFF ARCADIA, MAGNETIC ISLAND

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In about November 1944, the wreckage of a USAAF P-38 Lightning was found in the sea, 2 miles off Arcadia Beach, on Magnetic Island.

 

REFERENCE BOOK

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

 

SOURCE:-   Aircraft Crash Sites - Australia

Crash:         No. 334

Position:     19.10 - 145.53

Department of Aviation Chart No:       3219

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