Follow Australian author, Bob Livingstone as he follows the B-24 Liberator as it arrives in Australia during the turning point of the war against Japan and enables attacks to penetrate deep into Japanese held territory. The B-24 was the most numerous USAAF heavy bomber based in Australia and New Guinea in the most desperate phase of the Pacific War, and the first four-engine heavy bomber to serve with Royal Australian Air Force home squadrons. Includes many never before published photographs and an index.to be unserviceable and the fuel was transferred from tank to tank by emergency manual operation. The fuel pressure ... They were not impressed with the maintenance crew at Hickam when they discovered that the compass was off by eight degrees. Their departure from ... He had situated the jeep in one corner of the field with his lights pointing diagonally toward the opposite corner. I thought he wasanbsp;...
|Title||:||Under the Southern Cross|
|Publisher||:||Turner Publishing Company - 1998|