Tumut All Saints Anglican Church Dunstone Memorial

Martin Butterfield
Description

Memorial plaque on church wall for Flight Sergeant E H Dunstone.

Brass plaque with printed lettering, a portrait of E H Dunstone and an image of a Beaufighter A19-108 plane.

Inscription

In memory of
Flight Sergeant E. H. Dunstone (415774)
Royal Australian Air Force

As an observer/navigator aboard Beaufighter A19-108 this airman,
from Kalgoorlie W.A., lost his life when the aircraft crashed east of
Tumut during a training exercise on 17 June 1943. F/Sgt Dunstone was
a member of No. 5 Operational Training Unit, Wagga Wagga, N.S.W.
The pilot, Pilot Officer R.R. Davidson, managed to parachute to safety.
(Unveiled by the RSL Sub Branch, RAAF Association and people of Tumut on 17 June 1998)
 

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflict/s Fate Service No. Service Unit Campaign Link
Flight Sergeant E H Dunstone Died 17 June 1943 415774 RAAF No. 5 Operational Training Unit view
Address
River St
All Saints Anglican Church
Tumut NSW 2720
Recorded by
Martin Butterfield
Established date
17/Jun/98
Dedication date
17/Jun/98
Conflict/s
World War 2

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