|Aircraft Model:||CAC CA-12 Boomerang|
|Manufacturer:||Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation|
|Units:||No. 83 Squadron, RAAF|
No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF
|14 December 1942||Received by No. 1 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, ex CAC.|
Completed and ready for delivery.
|16 December 1942||Allotted to No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.|
|23 December 1942||Issued to No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.|
|24 December 1942||Received by No. 2 Operational Training Unit, RAAF.|
|11 April 1943||Aircraft damaged.|
|23 August 1943||Allotted to No. 83 Squadron, RAAF.|
|29 August 1943||Issued to No. 83 Squadron, RAAF.|
|2 September 1943||Received by No. 83 Squadron, RAAF.|
|4 December 1943||Aircraft developed a swing to starboard, running off strip into rough ground.|
Pilot: F/Sgt R. McDONNELL, RAAF 411468 (Survived)
|6 December 1943||Allotted to No. 3 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, for repair.|
|7 December 1943||Issued to No. 3 Aircraft Depot, RAAF.|
|8 December 1943||Received by No. 3 Aircraft Depot, RAAF.|
|26 May 1944||Allotted to No. 3 Central Recovery Depot, RAAF, for conversion.|
|19 June 1944||AMSE approve conversion.|
|26 June 1944||RAAF HQ approve conversion.|
|17 July 1944||Received by No. 3 Central Recovery Depot, RAAF.|
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 18 October 2018.
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