ON 8 AUGUST 1945

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Subject:    Tiger Moth accident Miles Race Course A17-260 (DHA 272)
Date:             Thu, 22 Mar 2001 22:50:30 +1200
From:           "Brian Gee" <>

20.04.45 99 Squadron, Miles
08.08.45 Crashed on Miles Race Course during precautionary forced landing F/Sgt RL Roberts and unnamed passenger uninjured
23.08.45 3 CRD Amberley for conversion to components

Brian Gee



The following information is from the National Archives of Australia:-

Title: Accident to Tiger Moth A17-260 - Date 8.8.45 - Locality Race Course Miles Queensland

Series number: A705

Control symbol: 32/15/1331

Contents date range: 1945 - 1945

Access status: Open

Location: National Office

Barcode no: 697420



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