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    Antil Plains Queensland Australia

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Lat 19° 26' 60S Long 46° 49' 60E  Antil Plains is located in central Queensland in Australia. Named for a resident, 'Antil'. During the Pacific War, the presences of many ant mounds led American servicemen to incorrectly believe the location was referencing these ant hills. To the east is Townsville.

Antil Plains Airfield
Allied airfield used during early 1942

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May 22, 2017

 

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