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Oxford BF887

Aircraft Model:Airspeed Oxford
Identities:BF887
Units:No. 1 Service Flying Training School, RAAF

Timeline

11 May 1942Aircraft crashed into Port Phillip Bay approximately 2 miles southwest of Point Cook.
Pilot: P/O HAROLD KEITH WISHART JOLLY, RAAF 401381 (Killed)
Crew: LAC DANIEL JOSEPH FRANCIS GANLEY, RAAF 409536 (Missing)
Crew: LAC JOHN ESSERY KING, RAAF 416394 (Missing)

References

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1945, KING John Essery - (Leading Aircraftman); Service Number - 416394; File type - Casualty - Repatriation; Aircraft - Oxford BF887; Place - Point Cook, Victoria; Date - 11 May 1942, A705, 163/133/132.

Record updated on 18 September 2018.


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