JAPANESE SUBMARINE SIGHTED
NEAR FITZROY ISLAND DURING WW2
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The personnel of No. 28 Radar Station RAAF on Fitzroy Island reported a suspected Japanese submarine off the Island during WW2.
Can anyone give me some more details on this story?
Bradley, Vera, "I Didn't Know That - Cairns and Districts Tully to Cape York, 1939-1946, Service Personnel and Civilians", Boolarong Press, 1995
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Japanese landings in Australia during WW2
German U-Boat attacks off the Australian Coast during WW2
© Peter Dunn 2003
This page first produced 2 November 2000
This page last updated 18 June 2005