My father was in 403rd, 43, crashed on B-24 at Balete Pass, March 7, 1945.....I'm looking for information, anything, related to my dad...I'm writing a book about his story of survival. B-24, serial number 44-40979.....I have a few photos, the "Down Under" book, with autographs, I have a 27 page accident report containing crew names of survivors and those who lost their lives. Am trying to verify if a photo of b-24 with fuselage numbers on it is THE plane.....please email me..Thanks!
Does anyone have any letters from guys who served at Mareeba Base in northern Australia from July 1942 through to about May 1943. Photographs would also be most welcome. I am compiling a tribute to... more