Under the Southern Cross

Major General Clarence L. Tinker, Commanding General of the 7th Air Force, coined the name SOUTHERN CROSS AIRWAYS for the Hawaii- Australia air route as he watched the three B-17s depart. This was only the second time that ...

Under the Southern Cross

Follow Australian author, Bob Livingstone as he follows the B-24 Liberator as it arrives in Australia during the turning point of the war against Japan and enables attacks to penetrate deep into Japanese held territory. The B-24 was the most numerous USAAF heavy bomber based in Australia and New Guinea in the most desperate phase of the Pacific War, and the first four-engine heavy bomber to serve with Royal Australian Air Force home squadrons. Includes many never before published photographs and an index.

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Under the Southern Cross
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Bob Livingstone
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Turner Publishing Company

Follow Australian author, Bob Livingstone as he follows the B-24 Liberator as it arrives in Australia during the turning point of the war against Japan and enables attacks to penetrate deep into Japanese held territory. The B-24 was the most numerous USAAF heavy bomber based in Australia and New Guinea
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Language: en
Pages: 493
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-10-12 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

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Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Thomas McKelvey Cleaver
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-13 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

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Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Emma Hillmon Haviland
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