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by Chooky
Tue Mar 19, 2013 11:12 pm
Forum: Veterans
Topic: RNZAF #10SU
Replies: 2
Views: 6772


Hi Oliver, Have you tried the "Wings Over New Zealand" forum? Usually plenty of help on there for this sort of thing. Just google the name, Regards Rob
by Chooky
Tue Jul 20, 2010 9:51 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Emirau Island
Replies: 8
Views: 5460

Re: Emirau Island

Hi Rachel might be a long shot, but I visited the RNZAF museum at Wigram a few years back & one of the guides said he was stationed on Emirau. I can't remember if he was in an SU or a pilot. You can probably send an enquiry to the museum via: incase he or any other ex WW2 g...
by Chooky
Fri Jul 16, 2010 11:53 pm
Forum: Member Profiles
Topic: New Forum Policy - New Members Must Post Welcome Message
Replies: 59
Views: 77476

Re: New Forum Policy - New Members Must Post Welcome Message

Hi, I have enjoyed visiting the excellent PW site for a few years so thought I'd do the right thing & join the forum. I have always been interested in WW2 SWPAC as my late Father was a pilot in the RNZAF. He completed two tours on P-40's & one on F4U Corsairs. I collect aircraft parts & am currently...
by Chooky
Fri Jul 16, 2010 10:45 pm
Forum: Pacific Wrecks Updates & Information
Topic: P-40 at Noro, Solomon Islands
Replies: 8
Views: 13506

Re: P-40 at Noro, Solomon Islands

Hi Gents, this is an interesting thread. My late Father was a member of 18 Squadron & because of this I am in the process of transcribing the squadron operations record book (first three tours only) with the aim of using this, log book entries, pilot diaries, maps etc as a framework to publish his a...