Mervyn Thomas WHITTENBURY

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WHITTENBURY, Mervyn Thomas

Service Numbers: S46926, 417920
Enlisted: 7 October 1941
Last Rank: Flight Sergeant
Last Unit: No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Naracoorte, South Australia , 18 November 1922
Home Town: Largs Bay, Port Adelaide Enfield, South Australia
Schooling: Naracoorte District High School, South Australia 1935-39)
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Flying Battle, Netherlands, 13 June 1944, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Olst (Duur) General Cemetery, Olst, Overijssel, Netherlands
Grave 21. Local Roll of Honour- Naracoorte South Australia
Memorials: Adelaide WW2 Wall of Remembrance, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, International Bomber Command Centre Memorial
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World War 2 Service

7 Oct 1941: Involvement Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN S46926
7 Oct 1941: Involvement Private, SN S46926
7 Oct 1941: Enlisted Noarlunga, SA
7 Oct 1941: Enlisted Australian Military Forces (Army WW2), Private, SN S46926
16 Jul 1942: Discharged
18 Jul 1942: Involvement Flight Sergeant, SN 417920
18 Jul 1942: Enlisted Adelaide
18 Jul 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2 (WW2), SN 417920, 4 Initial Training School
18 Jul 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 417920
18 Jul 1942: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 417920
12 Sep 1942: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, No. 1 Wireless Air Gunners School
1 Apr 1943: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant
20 Jul 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, SN 417920, 27 Operational Training Unit (RAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45
1 Oct 1943: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant
25 Feb 1944: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 417920, No. 460 Squadron (RAAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45
Date unknown: Involvement

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