The Bombing Of Darwin - 19 Feb 1942 - YouTube Video
The Bombing of Darwin in 1942 (19 Feb). YouTube video commemorating the air raids over Darwin in the NT.
The following information comes from Wikipedia - The bombing of Darwin on 19 February 1942 was both the first and the largest single attack mounted by a foreign power against Australia. On this day, 242 Japanese aircraft attacked ships in Darwin's harbour and the town's two airfields in an attempt to prevent the Allies from using them as bases to contest the invasions of Timor and Java. T
20 Mar 2012