Australian Naval History on 27 November 1956
- On This Day - 1946-1959
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A Firefly VX381 was involved in a midair collision over Jervis Bay, NSW. The pilot, SBLT(P) David Eagles RN, was able to successfully ditch the aircraft in Hare Bay and he and his pupil observer, MIDN Donald Debus RAN were rescued. The occupants of the other Firefly aircraft were killed.
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