CRASH OF AN EMPIRE FLYING BOAT
IN ROSE BAY, SYDNEY HARBOUR,
SYDNEY, NSW
ON 11 OCTOBER 1944

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Short Empire Flying Boat "Carpentaria"

 

Empire Flying Boat, Short S23 C-Class S.877 G-AFBK "Coolangatta" VH-ABB, RAAF A18-13, crashed into Rose Bay, in Sydney Harbour on 11 October 1944.

 

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