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Department of the Air Force Staff Message Branch page 1 of 2
Subject: Discovery of World War II wrecked aircraft [C-47B Dakota 43-16261]
"On 7 July, AIRA [Air Attaché] was notified by Malaysian Ministry of Defense Joint Operations Center (relaying a Kuala Kangsar Police Report) that a wrecked US Army aircraft had been discovered the previous day by a native can cutting in the jungle at approximately 04-35N/1000-50E. AIRA inspected wreckage on 12 July (after 10 mile jungle trek accompanied by the can cutter and a jungle police security escort). FOT Gowing was [Continue to page 2]
Credit: Department of the Air Force Staff Message Branch Date: July 14, 1966

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