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by ironrange
Thu Dec 05, 2013 5:51 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: B24 "Texas Terror"
Replies: 1
Views: 2181

B24 "Texas Terror"

I am seeking any possible photos of the following persons on board B24 Liberator Serial 41-23825, that crashed on Mt Straloch, Hinchinbrook Island Queensland Australia on the 18th Dec 1942. List of names on manifest. Lt James Gumaer Jr 2nd Lt Dewey Hooper 2nd Lt David B Lowe Staff Sgt Walter E Haydt...
by ironrange
Sat Mar 02, 2013 7:29 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: P38 Lightning Crash Biboorah Qld Australia
Replies: 2
Views: 3953

P38 Lightning Crash Biboorah Qld Australia

On the 9th August 1943 2nd Lt Andrew Kendall DUKE was killed at Biboorah, north of Mareeba Queensland Australia in a P38 Lightning. Does anyone have a photograph of DUKE? Anyone know anything at all.
by ironrange
Sat Apr 30, 2011 7:26 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: B17 crash at Mareeba Far North Queensland Australia
Replies: 0
Views: 1279

B17 crash at Mareeba Far North Queensland Australia

Seeking Information and Relatives to honor tragic events at Mareeba Queensland Australia In the early hours of the 14th of September 1942 a series of tragic events occurred along the Mareeba Airstrip of the Far North Queensland’s Australian airfield. USAAF, B-17 Flying Fortress 41-24391 nicknamed “H...
by ironrange
Wed Apr 27, 2011 3:38 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: B17 Hoomalimali
Replies: 7
Views: 4449

Re: B17 Hoomalimali

Steve

I tried to reply to your private message but when attempting to reply it would not let me send. Could you send me an email please

ironrange@bigpond.com

Cheers

Mick
by ironrange
Wed Apr 27, 2011 6:12 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: B17 Hoomalimali
Replies: 7
Views: 4449

Re: B17 Hoomalimali

Steve - thankyou for posting this - Could you please send me an email - I am trying to make contact with you. Thanks
ironrange@bigpond.com
by ironrange
Tue Apr 12, 2011 9:09 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: B17 Hoomalimali
Replies: 7
Views: 4449

B17 Hoomalimali

B 17 Flying Fortress 43rd Bombardment Group 63rd Bombardment Squadron Plane named “Hoomalimali” Serial No 41-24391 Date of Crash – 14th September 1942 Location of crash – Mareeba Airfield, Mareeba Queensland Australia Does anybody have a crash report? Photos? Any relatives? Anything at all please ad...
by ironrange
Mon Feb 28, 2011 2:02 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: B25 Mitchell Eight Ball esquire
Replies: 7
Views: 5682

Re: B25 Mitchell Eight Ball esquire

Do you have an address? my email is ironrange@bigpond.com
by ironrange
Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:20 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Horn Island crash
Replies: 2
Views: 1892

Re: Horn Island crash

warning - this date could be incorrect
by ironrange
Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:14 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Horn Island crash
Replies: 2
Views: 1892

Horn Island crash

19th Bombardment Group Bombardment Squadron Plane named Serial No 41-2636 Date of Crash – 13th July 1942 Location of crash – ocean near Horn Island runway Crew Curtis J HOLDRIDGE Pilot Lieutenant At 2.34am B17 – 41-2636 was part of a mission to attack Lae New Guinea with another five other B17’s. Th...
by ironrange
Tue Feb 15, 2011 9:08 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: B25 Mitchell Eight Ball esquire
Replies: 7
Views: 5682

Re: B25 Mitchell Eight Ball esquire

Does anyone know how to contact Leo McMANN?
by ironrange
Tue Jan 04, 2011 7:30 am
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: B25 Mitchell Eight Ball esquire
Replies: 7
Views: 5682

B25 Mitchell Eight Ball esquire

Does anybody know the full crew details when this B25 went down in the ocean near Cooktwon Far North Queensland Australia on the 20 December 1942.
Is there a crash Report? Cheers
by ironrange
Mon Jan 03, 2011 6:14 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: B25 went into ocean near Snapper Island - Rocky Point School
Replies: 2
Views: 1754

B25 went into ocean near Snapper Island - Rocky Point School

Does anybofy have the crew or the crash report on the B25 that crashed into the ocean near Rocky Point School and Snapper Island near Mossman Queensland Australia
by ironrange
Sat Nov 27, 2010 12:05 am
Forum: Missing/Killed In Action (MIA/KIA)
Topic: US Bombers crashed in Far North Queensland
Replies: 0
Views: 3164

US Bombers crashed in Far North Queensland

I am seeking relatives, family friends, and veterans from the USA and Australia that may have witnessed, been involved or are related to the many missing US Servicemen that lost their lives in US Bomber crashes within Far North Queensland during World War 11. There are many documented crashes that o...