23 OCTOBER 1942
LOSS OF A B-25 MITCHELL BOMBER
A USAAF B-25 Mitchell bomber failed to return to Townsville on a flight from Port Moresby. Last contact was made with the aircraft 25 miles from Townsville, Queensland.
NOTE:- This could be the same event as the following two incidents:-
B-25 crashed near Herbert River on 15 Sep 1942
B-25 Failed to arrived in Townsville on 15 Sep 1942
"Diary of WWII - North
Complied by Peter Nielsen
Can anyone help me with more information?
"Australia @ War" Research Products
© Peter Dunn 2015
This page first produced 14 June 1998
This page last updated 14 January 2017