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    Default WW2 Wreckage recovered in Bangladesh Lal Monir Hat Region.

    A WW2 era wreck was dug up in Bangladesh in the Lal Monir hat region. Map: https://goo.gl/maps/Vjx7DpyfYwss4ZTT9

    Reports:

    https://m.daily-bangladesh.com/english/World-War-II-aircraft-found-while-digging-pond-in-Lalmonirhat/52058

    https://www.dhakatribune.com/bangladesh/nation/2020/10/17/world-war-ii-fighter-aircraft-discovered-in-lalmonirhat

    The second link has some reasonably good pictures






    This is way behind the front line

    The second photo appears to show a supercharger found on the P-38 Lightning...

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    Default Re: WW2 Wreckage recovered in Bangladesh Lal Monir Hat Region.

    Hi

    Lalmanir Hat was an airfield not far from the Brahmaputra river, along the air route from India to China. If I recall correctly, it was assigned to the USAAF ATC and used as repair and maintenance facility.

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