DC 3 Crash Site - QLD

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DEG: -10.91756 142.428696
DMS: 10º 55' 3.21" S 142º 25' 43.3" E
UTM: 54 L 8792767mN 656135mE
Altitude: 54m


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Airport Rd
Umagico QLD 4876
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At 2039 hours on the 4th May 1945, this DC 3 Aircraft VH-CXD departed Archerfield in Brisbane with 4 crew and 2 passengers enroute to New Guinea.

At 0518 hours the plane crashed and all 6 men were killed and this memorial was erected in memory of all those on board that died in the crash.
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TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Horn Island
Distance from DC 3 Crash Site 40km N
Mean Max. °C30.930.530.430.429.929.328.829.
Mean Min. °C25.
Mean Rain mm387.5467.0358.2228.071.315.

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