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    Bankstown Airfield (Bankstown Airport) New South Wales Australia
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Hague June 1942

Location
Located at Bankstown.

Wartime History
Used by the U. S. Army Air Force and Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) during early 1942.

American units based at Bankstown
49th FG, HQ ? - April 16, 1942 Batchelor
49th FG, 7th FS (P-40) mid February - March 1942
41st FS, 35th FG (P-39) Mount Gambier April 7 - July 20, 1942 to 7-Mile Drome

Today
The airport is still in use today as "Bankstown Airport" for civil aviation.

Australian Aviation Museum
Museum located at Bankstown Airport

References
Bankstown Airport Ltd. - Official Website

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Last Updated
September 24, 2018

 

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