Sergeants J. G. Hodges. S. L. Kilpatrick & T. B. ClarkPrint Page
A plaque on war memorial commemorates those who lost their lives when an Avro Anson crashed near Biggenden on a return flight from operations in the Pacific in 1942 during World War Two.
The tribute plaque erected by Ray Cook and Walter White was added to the memorial on Anzac Day 1993 and commemorates Pilot Sergeant Hodges and flight crew Sergeants Kilpatrick and Clark who died in the crash.
|Address:||Victoria and Frederick Streets, Biggenden War Memorial , Biggenden, 4621|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -25.510359|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||05-June-1942|
|Actual Event End Date:||05-June-1942|
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Sunday 25th April, 1993|
A tribute to
Pilot : Sgt. Hodges J. G.
Crew : Sgts. Kilpatrick S. L. & Clark T. B.
Killed when Mk 1 Avro Anson W1608 of No. 7 (Res) Sqn. RAAF. Bundaberg crashed near Biggenden when returning an operational flight over the Pacific on 5 - 6 - 1942
Rrected by Ray Cook and Walter White