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Avenger NZ2507

Aircraft Model:Grumman TBF-1C Avenger
Constructor's No.:5342
Identities:24459; NZ2507
Units:No. 30 Squadron, RNZAF

Timeline

26 April 1944Aircraft shot down by anti-aircraft fire over Vunakanau.
Pilot: F/O RONALD DEAN GARDNER, RNZAF 413838 (Missing)
Navigator: P/O CHRISTOPHER NICHOLLS, RNZAF 413884 (Missing)
Air Gunner: P/O HAROLD HENRY SHEATHER, RNZAF 415560 (Missing)

References

Mossong, P. 2012 30 Squadron and 30 Servicing Unit. Peter's Royal New Zealand Air Force Pacific WWII Homepage. Retrieved 3 January 2018 from <http://rnzaf.hobbyvista.com/avenger2.html>.

Pacific Wrecks 2017 TBF-1C Avenger Serial Number NZ2507. Retrieved 3 January 2018 from <https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/tbf/NZ2507.html>.

Prince, I. 2013 RNZAF Grumman TBF-1 &TBF-1C Avenger NZ2501 to NZ2548. NZDF Serials. Retrieved 3 January 2018 from <http://www.adf-serials.com.au/nz-serials/nzavenger.htm>.

Record updated on 3 January 2018.


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