CRASH OF A DH-84 DRAGON
AT PARAFIELD, SA
ON 11 MARCH 1943
On 11 March 1943,a DH-84 Dragon, A34-48, of 34 Squadron RAAF, crashed after taking off at Parafield airfield in South Australia, killing the crew of two.
Pilot Officer Milton Hubert Conkey (413741), married, aged 29 yrs, a Manufacturer from 99 Sutton Street, Cootamundra, NSW.
Leading Aircraftman Bernard James Hovey (54621), married, 29 yrs old, of Avon Park, Ceres, Victoria.
"Units of the Royal Australian Air Force, a
"Volume 4 Maritime and Transport Units"
Compiled by the RAAF Historical Section
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