CRASH OF A CORSAIR
7 MILES SOUTH OF GOULBURN, NSW
ON 29 JULY 1945

 

Sub-Lieutenant (A) RNVR Ronald George Kennett of 1845 Squadron, HMS Nabbington, was killed on 29 July 1945 when his Corsair KD275 crashed into a field on an upward roll from 100 feet, and burst into flames, 7 miles south of Goulburn in New South Wales.

He was buried in Plot B, Row B, Grave 14 of Nowra War Cemetery.

 

REFERENCES

"The MONAB Story - A history of the mobile airfields of the Royal Navy"

 

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