LEST WE FORGET
Captain William John STUTT
Died: Aircraft Accident, Bass Strait, 23 September 1920, Aged 30 Years
CWGC Additional Information: No further information
Remembered: Australian Book of Remembrance
Captain Stutt previously worked in the NSW State aviation School before joining the post-war Australian Air Corps. He is not listed on the Embarkation Rolls.
Captain Stutt and Sergeant Abner Gilchrist Dalzell were lost without trace on 23 September 1920 in a DH9A aircraft that was last reported in the vicinity of Vansittart Island in the Bass Strait.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
Coulthard-Clark, C.D. (Christopher David) The Third Brother: The Royal Australian Air Force 1921-1939, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1991 – Page 25