RAAF Wirraway A20-7 at Daly Waters, 4 September 1939

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Title

RAAF Wirraway A20-7 at Daly Waters, 4 September 1939

Description

One of five Wirraways deployed to Darwin for 12 Squadron. A20-5 was involved in a landing incident at Darwin, killing two; Flying Officer AV Dolphin and Corporal HW Johnson. They were the first service personnel to die on Australian soil during the Second World War.

Source

Pearce-Bullman Collection, Northern Territory Library

Date

1939

Citation

“RAAF Wirraway A20-7 at Daly Waters, 4 September 1939 ,” Northern Territory Library, accessed October 20, 2020, http://www.ntlexhibit.nt.gov.au/items/show/165.