3 AUGUST 1943
CRASH OF A BOOMERANG
AT JARDINE RIVER, CAPE YORK PENINSULA
RAAF Boomerang CA-12, A46-24, (CAC Constructor's No. 847) crashed into the sea near the Jardine River, on the Cape York Peninsula on 3 August 1943. This aircraft had been delivered to the RAAF in December 1942.
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SOURCE:- Aircraft Crash Sites - Australia
Crash: No. 143
Department of Aviation Chart No: 3097
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