Robert Wentworth BYRNES

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BYRNES, Robert Wentworth

Service Numbers: S11104, 28766
Enlisted: 22 July 1940, Oakbank, SA
Last Rank: Pilot Officer
Last Unit: No. 463 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Rose Park, SA, 26 February 1918
Home Town: Kanmantoo, Mount Barker, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Shot down on Night Bombing raid, Le Gros-Thiel, Normandie, France, 18 December 1944, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Le Gros-Theil Communal Cemetery, Le Gros-Theil, Haute-Normandie, France
Memorials: Adelaide WW II Wall of Remembrance*, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Kanmantoo Honour Board
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World War 2 Service

22 Jul 1940: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman, SN S11104, Homeland Defence - Militia and non deployed forces
22 Jul 1940: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman, SN S11104, Oakbank, SA
18 Feb 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2, SN 28766, Aircrew Training Units, Adelaide
19 Feb 1941: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2, SN 28766, Aircrew Training Units, Empire Air Training Scheme
18 Dec 1944: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN 28766, No. 463 Squadron (RAAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45

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