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Douglas DC-5
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DC-5 Registration VH-CXB  force landed in Queensland, later scrapped
DC-5 Registration VH-CXA  destroyed on the ground August 17, 1942

DC-5 Tail Code PK-ADA  damaged at Kemajoran airport, Batavia, on February 9, 1942 and was captured by the Japanese and later taken to Japan.

DC-5 Tail Code PK-ADB  escaped Java to Darwin and was redesignated VH-CXA. It was damaged at Parafield, South Australia, in 1942.

DC-5 Tail Code PK-ADC  escaped Java and was redesignated VH-CXC. Turned over to Allied Directorate of Air Transport (ADAT) and later to 21st Squadron, 374th Troop Carrying Group.

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May 22, 2017

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