CRASH OF A B-24 LIBERATOR
AT FENTON AIRFIELD, NT
ON 25 OCTOBER 1943
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USAAF B-24 Liberator #42-40504 "Gus's Bus" of the 530th Bomb Squadron, 380th Bomb Group, crash landed at Fenton airfield in the Northern Territory. The undercarriage collapsed on landing.
The above photographs were taken
Eugene Halaas of the 43rd Service Squadron
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photos are available on
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I'd like to thank David Halaas, grandson of Eugene Halaas, for his assistance with this home page.
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This page last updated 04 January 2003