Truscott is located coast on the salt plains of
the Anjou Peninsula in Western Australia in Australia.
Wartime airfield, disused since the war.
Pilot Izuka shot down July 20, 1944. Last Japanese
aircraft shot down over Australian mainland
C-53 Skytrooper Serial
Pilot Vandiver crashed February 26, 1942
North of the airfield there was/is another B-24 which
bellied in when it couldn't make the strip. This was rooted from
the salt and I did not go to it.
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March 18, 2017