Yes, that’ll sort of work, but according to the article below, it’s not a very good idea if you want to keep your SE ranking.
Strategy 2 - Meta Refresh
A meta refresh can be implemented in the statement of your source code in blank page with the old file name, which then automatically redirects visitors to the new page. Example:
Page has moved
Warning: This is a technique often used by spammers to trick search engines and it should be avoided, unless the page is in a section of your site that isn’t spidered.