CRASH OF A BOOMERANG
AT GUILDFORD, WA
ON 6 JULY 1943
Boomerang A46-122 "Suzy-Q"
Boomerang A46-72 of 85 Squadron RAAF, piloted by Sgt. J.W. Shoesmith made a wheels up landing at Guildford airfield in Western Australia on 6 July 1943. The undercarriage had failed to lower properly. The propeller and flaps were damaged during the crash landing.
By Alan Mitchell
Can anyone help me with more information on this crash?
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