James Henry ROBERTSON

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ROBERTSON, James Henry

Service Number: 437008
Enlisted: 10 October 1942
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: Royal Australian Air Force
Born: St Peters, South Australia, 28 June 1923
Home Town: Maylands, Norwood Payneham St Peters, South Australia
Schooling: Adelaide Technical High School, Adelaide, South Australia
Occupation: University Student
Died: Flying Accident, Williamtown, New South Wales, Australia, 14 September 1943, aged 20 years
Cemetery: Newcastle (Sandgate) War Cemetery
Plot E Row C Grave 7, S
Memorials: Adelaide Technical High School Old Scholars WW2 Honour Roll, Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

10 Oct 1942: Enlisted Adelaide
10 Oct 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, SN 437008
14 Sep 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, SN 437008, Royal Australian Air Force
Date unknown: Involvement

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Sergeant James Henry Robertson 437008 and Flight Sergeant Donald Sinclair 415742 were killed in the loss of Vultee Vengeance A27-31 from Number 4 Operational Training Unit which crashed near Williamtown Aerodrome in NSW