CRASH OF A BOOMERANG
AT GUILDFORD AIRFIELD, WA
ON 9 OCTOBER 1944
Boomerang A46-122 "Suzy-Q"
Boomerang A46-52 of 85 Squadron RAAF, piloted by W/O G.S. Cuming, crashed while landing at Guildford airfield on 9 October 1944. The Boomerang swung off the runway and wiped out the undercarriage due to the tail wheel not being locked for landing.
By Alan Mitchell
Can anyone help me with more information on this crash?
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