ONSLOW, WA. DAMAGED REMAINS OF TORPEDO RECOVERY LAUNCH RAAF 03-6. WHILE RE-FUELLING ON HER MAIDEN ...

Place Oceania: Australia, Western Australia, Onslow
Accession Number 134513
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

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Description

ONSLOW, WA. DAMAGED REMAINS OF TORPEDO RECOVERY LAUNCH RAAF 03-6. WHILE RE-FUELLING ON HER MAIDEN VOYAGE FROM PERTH TO DARWIN, AN EXPLOSION OCCURRED RESULTING IN THE COMPLETE LOSS OF THE CRAFT, FORTUNATELY WITHOUT LOSS OF LIFE OR SERIOUS INJURY. (DONOR: P. E. ANDREAS).