Donald HILLIER

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HILLIER, Donald

Service Number: O4425
Enlisted: 9 December 1942, Adelaide
Last Rank: Squadron Leader
Last Unit: No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Medindie, SA, 23 November 1923
Home Town: Adelaide, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Permanent Air Force
Died: Flying Battle, Korea, 8 March 1953, aged 29 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Squadron Leader Hillier's body was never recovered and is therefore regarded as missing, presumed killed in action., United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea
Memorials: Adelaide South East Asian Conflicts Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Cootamundra Korean War Memorial, Gympie Memorial Lane Murals, Ipswich Korean War Memorial, Korea United Nations Memorial Cemetery Wall of Remembrance, Lithgow War Memorial
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World War 2 Service

9 Dec 1942: Enlisted Adelaide

Korean War Service

25 Jun 1950: Involvement Flight Lieutenant, SN O4425, No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
8 Mar 1953: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Squadron Leader, No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
Date unknown: Involvement

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