B2J4 Liberator Bomber Milady Plane Wreck

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Wreck of a B-24J Liberator Bomber Midlay used in the air war conducted against the Japanese during World War II from Australian soil. The aircraft crashed on January 17, 1945. Of the 6 crew members, there were no survivors. The significance of this site has been acknowledged by ex-servicemen and the community of the Northern Territory with the installation of a plaque and interpretive signage at the site. Please respect this heritage place by leaving the site as you find it. NOTE: this site can be inaccessible during the Wet Season. No camping or overnight parking.

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Lat: -12.433136 Lng: 130.696954

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User 2181114

Road in is not suitable for towing a van or high motorhomes, due low tree branches and a bit narrow in spots, Track a bit bouncy, you don't need a 4wd but you do need a bit of ground clearance.

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Colin & Mara's Lap of Australia

It's a bumpy dirt road in, we parked the motorhome at the entrance and walked about 10mins to the crash site Well worth it .

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@allaussiecrusade

Very interesting site with information boards to read. So much war history in NT and this site helps appreciate life today!! Track in is a little rough with muddy water (had two big downpours this week)! We managed fine in a 4WD. Definitely don't take caravans.

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