Ernest Donald ARMIT

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ARMIT, Ernest Donald

Service Number: O22221
Enlisted: 5 December 1944
Last Rank: Pilot Officer
Last Unit: No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Waverley, New South Wales, Australia, 29 July 1926
Home Town: Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Student
Died: Flying Battle, Korea, 1 December 1951, aged 25 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Body never recovered
Memorials: 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

5 Dec 1944: Enlisted SN O22221, No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
5 Dec 1944: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
5 Dec 1944: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman
5 Dec 1944: Involvement SN O22221, No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)

Korean War Service

25 Jun 1950: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN O22221, No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
20 Jul 1951: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN O22221
20 Jul 1951: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN O22221
1 Dec 1951: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN O22221

World War 2 Service

Date unknown: Discharged SN O22221, No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)

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Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Pilot Officer with 77 Squadron Royal Australian Air Force