Mitchell Bombers Collision MemorialPrint Page
Memorial commemorates ten United States personnel and one Australian soldier killed in an air crash in 1943.
On Sunday 27 June 1943 two B-25 Mitchell bomber from 5 Bomber Command Replacement Centre (USAF) collided over Charters Towers and crashed to the ground killing 9 United States personnel and one Australian soldier.
|Address:||Picnic Creek & Broughton Roads, Charters Towers, 4820|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -20.097423|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||27-June-1943|
|Actual Event End Date:||27-June-1943|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 20th August, 1995|