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Plaque commemorates Flight Lieutenant Douglas Pitt who lost his life in a plane crash in January 1944.
|Address:||61 Davey Street, Chapel, Airforce Association of Tasmania, Hobart, 7000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -42.886507|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||21-January-1944|
|Actual Event End Date:||21-January-1944|
Per Ardua ad Astra
To the memory of Douglas H F Pitt Ft Lieut RAAF
After long service with the RAAF including operations over Arabia, Ethopia & several phases of the North Africa campaign, he attained the rank of Squadron Leader.
He lost his life in an air crash at Cranfield, Eng. January 21 1944 Aged 26
One who fought to right a wrong