CRASH OF P-40E KITTYHAWK
NEAR PEARCE AIRFIELD, WA
ON 15 JULY 1942

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On 15 July 1942, P-40E Kittyhawk A29-50 of 77 Squadron RAAF, piloted by Sergeant M. J. Baker (402903) lost formation with the other aircraft and entered a cloud. The pilot lost control of the aircraft at 7,000 feet and baled out at approximately 3,000 feet.

 

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This page first produced 19 February 2017

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