044310  2 Squadron - Flying Officer. Michael Herbert 24 North Glenelg SA. On the night of 3rd November 1970, Herbert and his navigator Robert Carver, had a bombing mission to Da Nang. They left Phan Rang at 7.30pm indicated by radio that they had completed the mission and were flying at 22,000ft, which was acknowledged and were told to go to 25,000ft. Then the plane disappeared off the screen. Herbert and Carver were posted missing and then presumed killed. Recovered and reburied in 2009 at Centennial Park Cemetery SA.
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