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Crash Site P-40 Warhawk Victoria Harbour

This P-40 Warhawk was shot down by Japanese fighters on October 28, 1942. Its pilot, Cpt. Phillip B. O'Connell, was the first American to be killed on a mission over Hong Kong.

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  • Text: Kaj Metz
  • Photos: USAAF