I'm not sure if this ever happened, but if it did it's surely more impressive than shooting bison from a train, or even wolves from a helicopter.
ACCORDING to a telegram from Port Elizabeth [South Africa] to the "African World," bombing aeroplanes are to be used to exterminate "rogue" elephants in the Bush.
North-China Herald, 6 September 1919, 642.
Thanks to Jess Nevins for the tip.
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