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Avenger NZ2530

Aircraft Model:Grumman TBF-1C Avenger
Constructor's No.:5490
Identities:47724; NZ2530
Units:No. 31 Squadron, RNZAF

Timeline

28 May 1944Aircraft failed to return from a bombing mission to Vunakanau.
Pilot: F/Lt MELVIN ROLAND GREENSLADE, RNZAF 1225 (Missing)
Navigator: Lt JOHN CRAIG MORRISON, RNZNVR (Missing)
Air Gunner: F/Sgt WILLIAM GEORGE ANGUS McCLOUD, RNZAF 425766 (Missing)

References

Mossong, P. 2012 31 Squadron. Peter's Royal New Zealand Air Force Pacific WWII Homepage. Retrieved 3 January 2018 from <http://rnzaf.hobbyvista.com/avenger3.html>.

Pacific Wrecks 2017 TBF-1C Avenger Serial Number NZ2530. Retrieved 3 January 2018 from <https://www.pacificwrecks.com/aircraft/tbf/NZ2530.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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