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Beaufort A9-126

Aircraft Model:DAP Beaufort Mk. VII
Manufacturer:Department of Aircraft Production
Identities:A9-126
Units:No. 5 Operational Training Unit, RAAF

Timeline

2 July 1943Aircraft missing on cross-country training flight between Moruya and Mallacoota.
Pilot: F/Sgt MILTON KENNETH SIMPSON, RAAF 406880 (Missing)
Instructor: Sgt WILLIAM BEAUCHAMP CAMERON, RAAF 24908 (Missing)
Observer: P/O STANLEY EDWARD CAREY, RAAF 410947 (Missing)
Wireless Operator: Sgt DONALD JAMES DAVIE, RAAF 423666 (Missing)
Fitter/Armourer: F/Sgt LAURENCE HARRY HELLEWELL, RAAF 30441 (Missing)
Flight Mechanic: LAC CHARLES WILLIAM JOHN YOUNG, RAAF 69679 (Missing)

References

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1945, Beaufort A9 [Accidents Part 4], A9845, 244.

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

Record updated on 3 October 2018.


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