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    Lea Lea (Lealea) Central Province Papua New Guinea (PNG)
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Ray Fairfield 1965


Bruce Hoy 1978

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Daniel Leahy 2009

Location
Lat 9° 16' 60S Long 146° 58' 60E  Lea Lea village is located near a seasonal swamp area northwest of Port Moresby and coastal village at the mouth of the Lae Lea River. Also known as "Lealea".

B-25C Mitchell Serial Number 41-12501
Largely scrapped between 1990s and 2005, only engines remains

P-38F Lightning Serial Number 42-12647 Nose 34
Force landed 1944, salvaged 1978 displayed PNG Museum

P-39Q Airacobra
Details unknown. Wreckage remained until the 1960s

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Last Updated
August 25, 2018

 

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