DATE UNKNOWN
WRECKAGE OF A P-39 AIRACOBRA
LOCATED ON CAPE GRENVILLE

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On an unknown date, the wreckage of a USAAF P-39 Airacobra was located on Cape Grenville below the high water mark. The wreckage was exposed at low tide.

 

It is not clear whether this could be one of the many Airacobras which forced landed on either 26 April 1942 (9 lost) or 1 May 1942 (six lost).

 

REFERENCE BOOK

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

 

SOURCE:-   Aircraft Crash Sites - Australia

Crash:         No. 341

Position:    

Department of Aviation Chart No:       3097

 

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