Malaysian jungle adventurers solve WWII mysteries

They trek for days through crocodile-infested swamps and up rain-lashed mountain jungles, but the members of the Malaya Historical Group are not seeking treasure or ancient artefacts. Instead, they’re after rusty wreckage.

Over the past decade, the six amateur Malaysian military historians have helped locate the confirmed or suspected crash sites of 30 World War II aircraft — helping bring closure for the families of more than 40 missing British and American air crews. Click to read the full story at Yahoo news

~ by m1pencil on February 7, 2012.

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