Pacific Wrecks
Pacific Wrecks    
  Missing In Action (MIA) Prisoners Of War (POW) Unexploded Ordnance (UXO)  
Chronology Locations Aircraft Ships Submit Info How You Can Help Donate
Japanese air raids against Townsville
July 25-29, 1942

July 25-26, 1942
Raid #1: (IJN) During the night, three H8K Emily flying boats drop bombs into Townsville Harbor.

July 27-28, 1942
Raid #2: (IJN) During the night a single flying boat drops bombs over Townsville, but no damage was inflicted. Several American P-39 Aircaboras claim to have hit or damaged it.

July 28-29, 1942
Raid #3 (IJN) Night raid by a lone flying boat, bombed but no damage was inflicted.  Several American P-39 Aircaboras attempted to intercept but were unable to reach it.

  Discussion Forum Daily Updates Reviews Museums Interviews & Oral Histories  
 
Pacific Wrecks Inc. All rights reserved.
Donate Now Facebook Twitter YouTube Google Plus Instagram