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Lockheed c1942

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NEIAF March 3, 1942

Aircraft History
Built by Lockheed in Burbank. This aircraft was sold to the Netherlands East Indies Air Force (NEIAF) as Lodestar LT9-18 (LT-918). Disassembled and shipped overseas to Java and reassembled.

Wartime History
During early 1942, this Lodestar evacuated from Java and landed at Broome Airfield.

Wartime History
On March 3, 1942 destroyed on the group by strafing A6M2 Zeros from the 3rd Kōkūtai at Broome Airfield.

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October 24, 2019


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