Flown by New Zealander Vance Drummond who joined the RAAF at
21. Drummond later served in Korean War and was shot down in a Meteor and
served as a POW until September 1953. He later served in Vietnam and died
in February 1967.
Built by Commonwealth Aircraft
Corporation (CAC). Assigned to 4FTS.
During October 1950 took off from Point Cook Airfield piloted by Vance Drummond went
missing on a low level navigation excerise, and rescued clinging to the
Victorian resident and pilot Gordon Wilson discovered the aircraft after
water levels in the western district lake dropped considerably.
He hopes the wreck will go to the RAAF
Museum at Point Cook.
Flightpath magazine, page 4 Volume 17, No 1
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June 29, 2019