Lat 20° 4' 36S Long 146° 15' 49E Charters Towers is located in central Queensland in Australia at an elevation of 1003' / 310m above sea level. To the northeast 135km away is Townsville. To the west 138km away is the Great Dividing
Range. Prewar, Charters Towers was a gold rush town.
Charters Towers Airfield
Built by Australian Civil Construction
Corps, used by USAAF and RAAF aircraft early in the war.
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September 1, 2018