Flight-Sergeant J. Jenkins and Sergeant V. SutherstPrint Page
A monument commemorates Flight-Sergeant J. Jenkins and Sergeant V. Sutherst who were killed when Beaufighter A19-61 crashed during a mock training "ground attack" north of Cootamundra in 1942.
|Address:||Olympic Way, 5 kilometres north of Cootamundra, Cootamundra, 2590|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -34.601778|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 28th April, 1990|
In Memory Of
Flt/Sgt. Jenkins, J.E. And Sgt. Sutherst, V.
Killed In RAAF Beaufighter At This Site
While Training For Operation In The
Pacific War Zone On 21-9-1942.
This Stone Was Laid By
Members Of 31 Beaufighter Assoc.,
The People Of Shire Of Cootamundra
Lest We Forget
28th April, 1990