CRASH OF P-40E KITTYHAWK
AT PEARCE AIRFIELD, WA
ON 24 APRIL 1942

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On 24 April 1942, P-40E Kittyhawk of 77 Squadron RAAF, piloted by Sergeant M. Holdsworth burst a tyre on landing at Pearce Airfield causing the aircraft to tilt forward bending one blade of the airscrew.

 

Can anyone help me with more information on this crash?

 

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