Lew Lockhart - Blue 2

More Information about Charlie King (ace), Thomas Lynch, Charles Sullivan, and Lewis Lockhart

Capt. Lewis Lockhart (Outcast Blue Two) of the 39th Cobra in the Clouds Fighter Squadron in a P-39 Aircobra


Lew's Parachute Bailout Crash of P-39 North of Charters Towers which earned him the Parachute Card above.

"Captain Lew Lockhart was in Charters Towers, in north Queensland, Australia in January 1943 checking out in P-38s. On 28 January 1943 he was getting some flying time in a P-39 Airacobra when the coolant leaked out and he had to bail out somewhere north of Charters Towers airfield. The aircraft burned on impact as Lew Lockhart said he saw a lot of smoke. He walked onto a cattle station but cannot recall the name of the owner. Lew and the owner went back on horses several days later but could not find the P-39 Airacobra."

The Marlee2, still on the jungle floor in New Guinea

Movie file of hike to see the Marlee 2 (Sully's P-38) - Playable with VLC media player

I have a better version of the video above to upload, that doesn't skip at the beginning and miss his introduction, and several more videos to upload... including the hike to see the Marlee 2, and interview with a native that saw the crash, some general videos about the 39th in New Guinea, etc. I just have to run them through a converter to the format the Youtube uploader will accept. Not a problem, just takes some time. So more videos are on the way...

I was at the mall yesterday and happened to see an elderly man...

Robert Thorpe Ceremonies in Rhode Island House of Representatives

Cobras in the Clouds - 39th Fighter Squadron Association

Marlee2.peachcountry.com - A directory of All the 39th Information I have on the Marlee2, and the 39th in New Guinea

Injury Slight, Please Advise - Indie movie about plight of downed pilot Captain Sulivan, with Lew Lockhart in search party, and the Marlee 2

Dear "It" - Lew Lockhart, 1967
Envelope ~ Page 1 ~ Page 2

Dear "Mark" - Lew Lockhart, 1968
Envelope ~ Page 1 ~ Page 2

Williamson Memorial (Franklin, TN) Funeral Flyer ~ Page 1 ~ Page 2 ~ Page 3 ~ Page 4 ~ Page 5 ~ Page 6

Funeral Trip Pictures Directory: http://dcim9.peachcountry.com

Cobras in the Clouds Obituaries Page: 39th Obituaries