Lat 41° 17' 60S Long 74° 46' 60E Wellington is located on the southern coast of the North Island bordering Wellington Harbor to the west is . Wellington is the capital of New Zealand.
During the night of March 8, 1942 Japanese submarine I-25 launched their E14Y "Glen" float plane piloted by W/O Fujita Nobuo that overflew Wellington and returned safely. Next, I-25 and the same aircraft patrolled over Auckland.
On February 22, 1942 Japanese submarine I-10 was detected by radio detection, but not found in subsequent aerial searches.
Built prewar, still in use today
P-40N Kittyhawk Serial
Pilot Marchant crashed May 1, 1943
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June 15, 2019