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Beaufort A9-70

Aircraft Model:DAP Beaufort Mk. VI
Manufacturer:Department of Aircraft Production
Identities:A9-70
Units:No. 1 Operational Training Unit, RAAF

Timeline

7 February 1943Aircraft missing during an operational training exercise to sea from Bairnsdale, Victoria.
Pilot: Sgt PETER ERNEST GOLDSMID, RAAF 411894 (Missing)
Navigator: Sgt MERVYN BERTRAND DAVEY, RAAF 416327 (Missing)
W/AG: Sgt RODERICK NEIL McDONALD, RAAF 9280 (Missing)
W/AG: Sgt CHARLES JOHN WILLIAM KEITH, RAAF 414408 (Missing)

References

Dunn, P. 2018 Loss of a Bristol Beaufort at sea in the Bairnsdale area, Vic, on 7 February 1943. Australia @ War. Retrieved 2 October 2018 from <https://www.ozatwar.com/vic45.htm>.

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1988, Beaufort A9 [Accidents Part 3], A9845, 243.

Wilson, S. 1990 Beaufort, Beaufighter and Mosquito in Australian Service. Weston Creek: Aerospace Publications Pty. Ltd.

Record updated on 2 October 2018.


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