J. Black, R. Johnston & T. PennPrint Page
|Address:||Main Street, Beech Forest, 3732|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -38.637371|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||12-April-1942|
|Actual Event End Date:||12-April-1942|
Dedicated to the memory of
409376 Black, J. R. LAC
408284 Johnston, R. E. LAC
407908 Penn, T. W. Sgt Pilot
who died when their R.A.A.F. Airspeed Oxford AT439 aircraft crashed 5 km N.E. of Beech Forest on Sunday 12th April 1942 at 11.05 am.
They departed Point Cook Airbase and were conducting a patrol when they crashed in low visibility.
Lest We Forget