Research and Reference Wishlist

Wish List

Historical Material:

  • Incident/Accident/Crash/Trial/Investigation Report(s) from February 28, 1944 crash/collision at Parafield (if any such exists)
  • 1 EFTS ORB from December 1942
  • 1 EFTS ORB Complete from May 1941 to November 1946
  • Any and all photos of Tiger Moths in production in Australia from January 1941 to May 1941
  • Any and all photos of Tiger Moths at Parafield from May 1941 to June 1944
  • Any and all photos of Tiger Moths at Tamworth from June 1944 to October 1946
  • Any and all photos of Victorian & Interstate Airways facility during WWII
  • Any records of Victorian & Interstate Airways during WWII
  • Any records or photos of Tiger Moths in storage owned by the Associated Aero¬†Clubs from October 1946 to December 1949
  • Any records or photos of Tiger Moths shipped to India during 1949-1950
  • Any records or photos of Tiger Moths operated by India from 1950-1955
  • Any records or photos of Tiger Moths owned and operated by the Air Technical Training Institute at Dum Dum airport (now Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose Int’l Airport), Calcutta (now Kolkata), from 1955 to 2001
  • Any records or photos of the fate of N9257 VT-CUP in India

Technical Material:

  • Australian-specific Schedule of Spare Parts for Tiger Moths
  • Any Australian-specific Parts Drawings
  • All de Havilland Tiger Moth drawings

 

Currently Have

Historical Material:

  • 1 EFTS ORB February 1944 (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Gordon!
  • A17-695 disposal order (low res) – Thanks Gordon!
  • A17-695 1955 accident report (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Buz!
  • A17-695 E88 card (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Gordon and Buz!
  • A17-370 E88 card (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Buz!
  • A17-371 E88 card (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Buz!
  • A17-372 E88 card (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Buz!
  • A17-373 E88 card (low res) – Thanks Gordon!
  • A17-374 E88 card (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Buz!
  • A17-375 E88 card (low res) – Thanks Gordon!
  • A17-376 E88 card (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Buz!
  • A17-377 E88 card (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Buz!
  • A17-378 E88 card (low res) – Thanks Gordon!
  • A17-379 E88 card (photo, excellent quality!) – Thanks Buz!
  • A17 series RAAF crash reports summary covering A17-691 to A17-708 – Thanks Gordon!
  • Photo of Tiger Moths at Parafield including A17-358 (excellent quality!) – Thanks Mike!
  • N9257 E88 card (good quality) – Thanks Buz!
  • T5459 E88 card (good quality) – Thanks Buz!
  • Accident Summaries from India, 1960-1994 (found)

Technical Material:

  • Australian dH.82a Operation, Maintenance and Rigging Manual
  • Australian dH.82a Pilots Notes (1944)
  • British dH.82a Maintenance and Repair Manual (1947)
  • British dH.82a Schedule of Spare Parts (1943)
  • Canadian dH.82c Operation and Maintenance Manual
  • Canadian dH.82c Parts List
  • dH.82a Restoration Manual (documentation of a restoration from 1976)
  • Australian Gipsy Major Care and Maintenance Manual
  • Gipsy Major I and 10 Spare Parts List (1958)
  • Gipsy Major 1, HC and 7 Operation, Maintenance and Overhaul Manual (1958)
  • RAAF Schedule of Aircraft Instruments (1946) – Thanks Ross!
  • Current D.T.D. and B.S. Specifications, Ministry of Aircraft Production, Revised March 1941
  • Tables of Metallic Materials Specifications, Society of British Aerospace Companies Ltd – Thanks Ross!