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  DAP Beaufort Mark VIII Serial Number A9-637 Code KT-B
RAAF
7 Squadron

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Justin Taylan 2003

Aircraft History
Built by DAP in Australia. Assigned to the RAAF to 7 Squadron with code KT-B.

Wartime History
On March 8, 1945 belly landed at Tadji Airfield. Afterwards, written off and converted to components during April 1945.

Wreckage
Abandoned at Tadji Airfield. During 2000, parts of this aircraft, including the tail rudder were recovered by Robert Greinert / HARS.

Justin Taylan adds:
"I visited this wreck in 2003, the center section minus the nose section, outer wings and tail section were all that remained."

References
Pacific Aircraft Wrecks page 24 (upper left)
ADF Serials - Beaufort A9-637

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Last Updated
May 22, 2017

 

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