A16-22

 

Type: B14S Hudson Mk I
MSN: 1873
Previous Identities: Nil
Owner: RAAF Museum, Point Cook (Melbourne) VIC.






History:

09FEB40 Received 2 Aircraft Depot ex U.S.A.
04APR40 Issued to 14 Sqn RAAF.
24FEB42 Allotted to 1 Operational Training Unit.
28AUG43 Fitted with dual controls.
22SEP43 Allotted to 1 Aircraft Depot ex 1 OTU for fitment of passenger seats.
09AUG45 Allotted to Commonwealth Disposals Commission for disposal.
05MAR46 Delivered to Guinea Airways.
46 To Mr Harry Parrott, Belair SA. Fuselage used as a hut on undeveloped land in the Adelaide Hills between Belair and Blackwood.
12NOV72 Fuselage trucked from Belair to Warbirds Aviation Museum, Mildura VIC.
83 Sold to Malcolm J. Long, Melbourne VIC. Internal mounting frames removed for fitment to VH-KOY. The bare fuselage of A16-22 was subsequently gifted to Bob Eastgate.
NOV91 Trucked from Moorabbin to Point Cook for use in the restoration of VH-AGX msn 6051.
29NOV96 Acquired (along with VH-AGX) by RAAF Museum, Point Cook.


Issue Date Remarks
3 09JAN16
Added an image thanks to Geoff Goodall.
Added an image thanks to Dave Vincent.
2 27NOV97
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