Wirraway A-20-265 CrashPrint Page
A monument commemorates the crash of a Wirraway aeroplane A-20-265 in April 1942, and the death of the two airmen on board
Note : This monument is located in bushland, and you follow Police Track (partially gravel) through to a signposted t-junction that points to the memorial site, turn right here, and follow the forestry road through to another signposted t-junction. Turn right here, and the memorial is about 500 metres away
|Address:||Creamery Lane, Police Track, Lima East, 3673|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -36.814533|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||04-April-1942|
|Actual Event End Date:||04-April-1942|
On April 4th, 1942 at 2pm, two airmen
No. 416593 L.A.C. J. W. Masters
No. 408213 Sgt. M. W. Sowter
on a flight from Deniliquin to Laverton in a Wirraway A-20-265 died here when their plane crashed in fog.
Lest We Forget