21 Pursuit Squadron

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Title

21 Pursuit Squadron

Military Unit Item Type Metadata

Unit History

Lt. J. Buel of the 21 Pursuit Squadron was the only available P-40 pilot on 15 February 1942. He shot down a Japanese flying boat which shot him down at the same time on Bathurst Island.

Parent Unit

35 Pursuit Group

Locations

Darwin

Dates

Darwin 15 February 1942

Nation

United States of America

Service

Air Force

Branch

Fighter

Files

Collection

Citation

“21 Pursuit Squadron,” Northern Territory Library, accessed November 24, 2020, http://www.ntlexhibit.nt.gov.au/items/show/1523.

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