William John LAMERTON


LAMERTON, William John

Service Number: 407900
Enlisted: 3 February 1941, Adelaide
Last Rank: Flying Officer
Last Unit: No. 452 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: College Park, South Australia, 14 January 1920
Home Town: Glenelg, Holdfast Bay, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Flying Battle, Northern Territory, 30 June 1943, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Adelaide River War Cemetery
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Adelaide Pulteney Grammar School WW2 Honour Roll, Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Glenelg and District WW1 & WW2 Honour Board
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World War 2 Service

3 Feb 1941: Involvement Flying Officer, SN 407900, No. 452 Squadron (RAAF), Air War SW Pacific 1941-45
3 Feb 1941: Enlisted Adelaide
Date unknown: Involvement

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Son of Mrs W. B. Lamerton

Husband of Mrs R. H. Lamerton of Glenelg, SA

He is commemorated on the family gravesite in North Brighton Cemetery, Adelaide

Flying Officer William John Lamerton 407900 was killed in the loss of Spitfire BR241 at Strauss Airstrip, NT