Lat 20° 46' 60S Long 145° 0' 0E Torrens Creek Airfield is located near Torrens Creek.
American units based at Torrens Creek
43rd BG, HQ Sydney August 1 - September 14, 1942 7-Mile Drome
43rd BG, 63rd BS Charleville August 3 - 20, 1942 Mareeba
43rd BG, 65th BS (B-17) Williamtown August 15 - October 13, 1942 Iron Range
43rd BG, 403rd BS (B-17) Laverton August 27 - October 17, 1942 Iron Range
Still in use today at Torrens Creek Airport. Airport code: ICAO: YTCK.
Do you have photos or additional information to add?
February 4, 2018