CRASH OF A FAIREY BATTLE
ON A ROAD NEAR WEST SALE, VIC
ON 20 APRIL 1942
Fairey Battle K9442, of 3 B.A.G.S West Sale, suffered engine trouble in bad weather causing a forced landing on 20 April 1942. The engine cut out and the aircraft hit a stump and fencing on landing on a road.
CREW OF FAIREY BATTLE K9442
Pilot P/O Berg
ACI John Royston Johnson 50779
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