CRASH OF A KITTYHAWK
6 MILES FROM TOOLEYBUC, NEAR SWAN HILL, VIC
ON 22 MARCH 1943
On 22 Match 1943, P-40E Kittyhawk, A29-57, #41-13524, of 2 OTU RAAF at Armidale, Victoria, crashed about 6 miles from Tooleybuc, near Swan Hill, in Victoria. The aircraft carried out a force landing due to student pilot navigational error.
This same aircraft was involved in 3 other crashes:-
Crash near Mildura on 29 July 1943
Crashed at Mildura airfield, VIC on 14 Oct 43
Crashed near Mildura, VIC on 5 Dec 1944
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