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Beaufort A9-73

Aircraft Model:DAP Beaufort Mk. VI
Manufacturer:Department of Aircraft Production
Identities:A9-73
Units:No. 1 Operational Training Unit, RAAF

Timeline

2 October 1942Aircraft stalled and crashed soon after a night take-off from Bairnsdale Aerodrome, Victoria.
Pilot: Sgt GORDON ALFRED DAVID, RAAF 409093 (Killed)

References

Dunn, P. 2018 Crash of a Bristol Beaufort at Bairnsdale on 2 October 1942. Australia @ War. Retrieved 2 October 2018 from <https://www.ozatwar.com/vic47.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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