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01-September-2014
01-September-2014

Photographs supplied by Graeme Saunders
A monument commemorates Roger Damian Connellan, who was killed in January 1977 when a former employee of Connellan Airways deliberately crashed a Beechcraft Baron light aircraft into the Connair headquarters at Alice Springs in a suicide attack.   The attack killed four people, including Roger who was the son of the airline founder, Eddie Connellan.

Location

Address:61 Larapinta Drive, Araluen Cultural Precinct, Alice Springs, 0870
State:NT
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -23.702139
Long: 133.863883
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Monument
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Tragedy
Actual Event STart Date:05-January-1977
Actual Event End Date:05-January-1977

Dedication

Front Inscription

In Memory Of
ROGER DAMIAN CONNELLAN

1944 - 1977

Source: MA
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