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Bulldog A12-8

Aircraft Model:Bristol Bulldog Mk. IIA
Manufacturer:Bristol Aeroplane Company Limited
Constructor's No.:7396
Identities:A12-8

Timeline

23 March 1937Aircraft crashed into Port Phillip Bay, approximately 5 miles from Point Cook, during air-to-air camera-gun exercises.
Pilot: P/O EDWARD JOHN EAGERTY, RAAF (Missing)

Photos

Bristol Bulldog A12-8 in flightBristol Bulldogs, including A12-1, A12-6, and A12-8, in flight

References

Anon. 1937 Air force plane down in bay. The Argus. 24 March 1937. Archived at <https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/11051884>.

Anon. 1937 Parachute found. The Argus. 25 March 1937. Archived at <https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/11052143>.

Anon. 2010 A12 Bristol Bulldog. RAAF Museu, Point Cook. Retrieved 25 May 2018 from <https://www.airforce.gov.au/sites/g/files/net3736/f/minisite/static/1469/RAAFmuseum/research/aircraft/series2/A12.htm>.

McGuinness, P., D. Crick, and B. Cowan 2016 RAAF A12 Bristol Bulldog Iia. ADF Serials. Retrieved 25 May 2018 from <http://www.adf-serials.com.au/1a12.htm>.

Record updated on 25 May 2018.


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