Sergeant D. RoxburghPrint Page
A monument commemorates Sergeant pilot D.E.W. Roxburgh who was the first casualty of 79 Squadron when he killed in May 1943. He was flying Spitfire aircraft EE834 / A58-136.
The monument is approximately 0.75 kilometres south of the homestead.
|Address:||Bacchus Marsh - Geelong Road, Wooloomanata Homestead, Anakie, 3221|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.942404|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||26-May-1943|
|Actual Event End Date:||26-May-1943|
Dedicated to the memory of Sergeant pilot D.E.W. Roxburgh.
First casualty of 79 Squadron.
Killed 26 May 1943.
Sadly missed by all Squadron Personnel.