A VICTORIAN police officer taking photographs of exotic plants on Papua New Guinea's Kokoda Track has discovered what is thought to be the remains of a World War II pilot.
The officer captured the moss-covered skeleton of what could prove to be an airman lost during heavy fighting nearly 70 years ago, hanging from metal cabling on a tree.
More here. 28/8/08 2:40pm
Update: Picture on Brisbane ABC Drive site.
Update II: More news about this discovery.