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Red type highlights the 9th Pursuit Squadron's campsite (center, right on map) near Humpty Doo cattle station, with  Livingstone Field airstrip nearby. "The 'green dragon' (military jeep) was the transportation for the 9th, as during an alert the pilots could travel quickly over the rough pathway to their planes."

Closeup of 9FS campsite at Humpty Doo

[Map source & quote: Saga of the 49th Fighter Control Squadron by Virgil 'Chief' Holcomb.]


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