FORCED LANDING OF AN AVRO ANSON
ON BEACH ON SNAKE ISLAND, VIC
ON 18 JUNE 1945

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Photo:- Owen Browne via Rick Hanning

 

On 18 June 1945 Avro Anson W1991 of the RAAF General Reconnaissance School Bairnsdale (GRS) made a forced landing on the beach on the southern tip of Snake Island, Victoria.

The crew of Anson W1991 were as follows:-

Sgt. Ronald William Duggan,
F/Lt Clive Hadley
F/Lt Norman Alan Jobson
F/Lt C.H. Moeser

 

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