Tiger Moth plane crashed in Turton Road, New Lambton; pilot Alan Kerle uninjured

Export this record

Export selected records

Export record to excel

File type to download

Beta version

Record title

Tiger Moth plane crashed in Turton Road, New Lambton; pilot Alan Kerle uninjured

Call numbers

Home and Away - 26879

Record identifier

9qoZEbQ1

Tiger Moth plane crashed in Turton Road, New Lambton; pilot Alan Kerle uninjured

ACCESS
https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/9qoZEbQ1

Tiger Moth plane crashed in Turton Road, New Lambton; pilot Alan Kerle uninjured

Full title

Tiger Moth plane crashed in Turton Road, New Lambton; pilot Alan Kerle uninjured

Date

21/1/1953

Call Numbers

Home and Away - 26879

Record Identifier

9qoZEbQ1
Physical Description

Contents

Photographs - 35 mm. - 1 film photonegative (copied from original nitrate photonegative)

Other Descriptions

Level of description

Item

More information

ALTERNATIVE TITLES

Full title

Tiger Moth plane crashed in Turton Road, New Lambton; pilot Alan Kerle uninjured

NOTES

General note

Taken for Newcastle Morning Herald, p 1.

Digital order no:hood_26879

Alphanumeric designations

Original item no. NCY53/357

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Administrative / Biographical history

Pilot Alan Roger Kerle, of Taree, crashed his Tiger Moth plane in a backyard, located on Turton Road, New Lambton, New South Wales on 20 January 1953. The aircraft served with the Royal Australian Air Force with the serial T5458 and constructors number 83183 T325. It was registered as VH-AIX between 19 December 1946 to 8 October 1947 and 27 February to 21 July 1953, then registered as VH-KBX from 28 October 1982.

References:
Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate. 21 January 1953. "Plane crashes in back garden". Accessed 13 October 2021. http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article134823334
Higgs, Grahame. 2019. "RAAF A17 de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth RAF Serials". ADF-SERIALS
Australian, New Zealand & Papua New Guinea Military Aircraft Serials & History. Accessed 13 October 2021. http://www.adf-serials.com.au/home.htm...

Identifiers

PRIMARY IDENTIFIERS

Call Numbers

Home and Away - 26879

Record Identifier

9qoZEbQ1

Permalink

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/9qoZEbQ1

OTHER IDENTIFIERS

Reference code

31413

How to access this item