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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 62803
Last updated: 7 December 2019
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Date:11-MAR-1943
Time:
Type:de Havilland DH.84 Dragon
Owner/operator:34 Sqn RAAF
Registration: A34-48
C/n / msn: DHA2037
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Parafield, South Australia -   Australia
Phase: Initial climb
Nature:Military
Departure airport:Parafield, South Australia
Destination airport:
Narrative:
Delivered 22/01/43. To 2AP 22/01/43. To 34 Sqn 25/01/43. Landing Accident 26/01/43, causing damage to wing tip.

Written off in an accident 11/03/43 at Parafield, South Australia, after aircraft appeared to stall. Killed were P/O Milton Hubert Conkey (413741) and Leading Aircraftman Bernard James Hovey (54621).

Sources:

http://www.adf-gallery.com.au//2a34.shtml
https://www.ozatwar.com//ozcrashes/sa12.htm
http://www.dehavilland.ukf.net/pAus01.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
28-May-2009 23:37 angels one five Updated
02-Jan-2012 11:15 Dr. John Smith Updated [Date, Registration, Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Nature, Departure airport, Source, Damage, Narrative]
16-Feb-2012 03:55 Nepa Updated [Operator]

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