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Beaufort A9-89

Aircraft Model:DAP Beaufort Mk. VI
Manufacturer:Department of Aircraft Production
Identities:A9-89
Units:No. 100 Squadron, RAAF

Timeline

28 September 1942Aircraft crashed during a travel flight between Port Moresby and Milne Bay.
Pilot: S/Ldr CLIFFORD SIDNEY BERNARD, RAAF 259 (Missing)
Crew: F/O LEONARD HERBERT OPHEL, RAAF 407129 (Killed)
Crew: P/O COLIN GARDNER MACDONALD, RAAF 411511 (Killed)
Crew: F/Sgt GEORGE ROBERT DAWS, RAAF 401288 (Survived)
Crew: Sgt WILLIAM HENRY OSBORNE, RAAF 411513 (Survived)

References

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

Pacific Wrecks 2018 DAP Beaufort Mark VI Serial Number A9-89. Retrieved 2 October 2018 from <https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/beaufort/A9-89.html>.

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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