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Beaufort A9-305

Aircraft Model:DAP Beaufort Mk. VIII
Manufacturer:Department of Aircraft Production
Identities:A9-305
Units:No. 1 Operational Training Unit, RAAF

Timeline

27 August 1945Aircraft crashed near Puralka, Victoria.
Pilot: P/O JOHN THOMAS WALTON, RAAF 44248 (Killed)
Navigator: F/Sgt HENRY NEVILLE LORD, RAAF 438960 (Killed)
Wireless Operator: F/Sgt BRIAN JOHN EATON, RAAF 431149 (Killed)

Photos

Wreckage of Beaufort A9-305 after crashing near Puralka, VictoriaWreckage of Beaufort A9-305 after crashing near Puralka, VictoriaWreckage of Beaufort A9-305 after crashing near Puralka, VictoriaWreckage of Beaufort A9-305 after crashing near Puralka, VictoriaWreckage of Beaufort A9-305 after crashing near Puralka, Victoria

References

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1945, Beaufort A9-305 - Court of Inquiry re accident to at East Sale on 27.8.1945, A705, 32/22/1093.

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

Record updated on 20 September 2018.


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