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Ejecting from a RAAF Mirage III

Ejecting from a RAAF Mirage III

Mirage A3-18 Ejection 01 April 1974  FLTLT Lindsay Boyd The First of April is not a good date to eject; many calls around the base, “Did you hear that Boydy has ejected?” Followed by, “Come off it, I know what day it is!” At that time I was posted to 75Sqn and we were...

RAAF Kittyhawk Shot Down Over Port Moresby, April 1942

RAAF Kittyhawk Shot Down Over Port Moresby, April 1942

Robert (Bob) Curtis talks about the day when a Japanese Zero shoots him down over Port Moresby on the 24th of April, 1942. This interview of Robert Crawford (Bob) was taken on the 14th May 2003 for the Australians At War Film Archive....