|Aircraft Model:||CAC CA-12 Boomerang|
|Manufacturer:||Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation|
|Units:||No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF|
School of Army Co-Operation, RAAF
|12 November 1942||Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex CAC.|
Completed and ready for delivery.
|13 November 1942||Allotted to No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.|
|8 December 1942||Estimated complete in 3-10 days at No. 1 AD.|
|14 December 1942||Completed at No. 1 AD.|
|4 January 1943||Estimated complete in 3 days at No. 1 AD.|
|7 April 1943||Received by SDF.|
|16 May 1943||Received by No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.|
|5 July 1943||Aircraft collided with aerodrome landing light while landing at Canberra.|
Pilot: P/O THORNBURN HARCOURT MACGOWAN, RAAF 435154 (Survived)
|15 October 1943||Allotted to the School of Army Co-Operation, RAAF.|
|21 October 1943||Received by the School of Army Co-Operation, RAAF.|
|7 July 1944||Allotted to No. 6 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, for repair.|
|20 September 1944||Allotment to No. 6 Aircraft Depot cancelled.|
|30 November 1944||Allotted to No. 2 Central Recovery Depot, RAAF, with view to conversion.|
|3 January 1945||Issued to No. 2 Central Recovery Depot, RAAF.|
|2 March 1945||Received by No. 2 Central Recovery Depot, RAAF.|
|23 May 1945||AMSE approve conversion.|
|25 May 1945||RAAF HQ approve conversion.|
National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1944, Aircraft Status cards - Boomerang CA-12, A46-1 to A46-99, A10297, BLOCK 341.
National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1945, Boomerang A46 [Accidents Part 1], A9845, 139.
Wilson, S. 1991 Wirraway, Boomerang & CA-15 in Australian Service. Fyshwick: Aerospace Publications Pty. Ltd.
Record updated on 12 October 2018.
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