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- Wed Jul 31, 2013 7:12 pm
- Forum: Member Profiles
- Topic: Researching the 5th and 7th AAF
- Replies: 2
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I am also interested in WWII aircraft lost in Papua New Guinea, I am looking for info on a P40-K lost on Dec. 18, 1942 near Kokoda. This plane was piloted by Lt. Richard Dennis of the 49th Fg, 7th FS flying out of 3 mile strip near Port Moresby. A flight of 4 P40's left on a routine flight to Cape W...
- Tue Dec 18, 2012 5:37 pm
- Forum: Missing/Killed In Action (MIA/KIA)
- Topic: 70 years ago today
- Replies: 0
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70 years ago today, 1Lt. Richard Dennis (49th Fg, 8thFs) went MIA near Kokoda, New Guinea. He was flying a P40K out of 3 mile aerodrome near Port Morseby. He may have been trying an ememrgency landing at the airfield at Kokoda...but who knows?