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  CA-13 Boomerang Serial Number A46-124  
RAAF
85 Squadron

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Daniel Leahy 2012

Aircraft History
Built by the Commonwealth Aircraft Corporation (CAC) with Constructor's Number 947.

Wartime History
In September 1943 delivered to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) as Boomerang serial number A46-124. Assigned to 85 Squadron. No known nickname or nose art.

Postwar
During May 1946, authorized for write off in May 1946 and struck off charge in November 1948.

Wreckage
During the 1980s, the remains of the fuselage were located on a property near Dalby, Queensland and recovered.

Display
The fuselage on display at the Australian Aviation Heritage Centre is based around the remains of this aircraft.

References
ADF Serials - Boomerang A46-124
Thanks to Daniel Leahy for his assistance with this profile

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Last Updated
January 31, 2018

 

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