B24 Liberator A72-80


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Acknowlegements and external links

While every effort has been made to keep all the information on this site as accurate and factual as possible - there may still be some inaccuracies of detail. If discovered, please inform me (the email address is at the bottom of every page).

At this point I would like to thank the following for their assistance:-
Bob Livingstone; Tom Fitzgerald; Dean Norman (ADF Serials); (Dr) Silvano Jung (Marine Archaeologist); Daniel Leahy (Pacific Wrecks Database forum); Ian Parry-Okeden (nephew of the Bombardier); Russ Connolly (manager, Truscott airbase 2004); ..
and recently -
Ross Anderson (Western Australian Museum; dept maritime archaeology); Jim Miles (wreck-hunter) - and many, many more - apologies if I've not listed you yet.

DJH August 2009.







[still under construction - more to be added and "link" code written properly]



Pacific Wrecks Database forum


Peter Dunn's "OzatWar" page on the crash of A72-80

Wikipedia page on Truscott Airbase (now Mungalalu)

My visit to Truscott - 2004
YouTube - (4-5 minutes each)
Part 1 (trip from Kununurra to Truscott)
Part 2 (at the base)
Part 3 (return trip to Kununurra)

Australian War Memorial website


Western Australian Museum website


ADF Serials
(a comprehensive listing of all RAAF aircraft)


Darwin Bluewater Charters

Kimberley Fishing Charters



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