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    Bankstown Airfield (Bankstown Airport) New South Wales Australia
Hague June 1942

Located at Bankstown.

Wartime History
Used by the U. S. Army Air Force and Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) during early 1942.

American units based at Bankstown
49th FG, HQ ? - April 16, 1942 Batchelor
49th FG, 7th FS (P-40) mid February - March 1942
41st FS, 35th FG (P-39) Mount Gambier April 7 - July 20, 1942 to 7-Mile Drome

The airport is still in use today as "Bankstown Airport" for civil aviation.

Australian Aviation Museum
Museum located at Bankstown Airport

Bankstown Airport Ltd. - Official Website

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Last Updated
April 7, 2020


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