Bryan Taylor (Joe) LUSCOMBE MID

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LUSCOMBE, Bryan Taylor

Service Numbers: 57003, 5/7003
Enlisted: 25 June 1950
Last Rank: Captain
Last Unit: 1903 Independent Air Operations Flight RAF
Born: Tamworth, New South Wales, 14 May 1928
Home Town: Cronulla, Sutherland Shire, New South Wales
Schooling: Bellevue Hill, Hale School WA & others
Occupation: College graduate
Died: Killed in Action, Imjin River, Korea, 5 June 1952, aged 24 years
Cemetery: United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea
Captain Luscombe was originally interred at Tanggok Cemetery. Portion 19 Plot and Row 8 Grave No.1057
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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Korean War Service

25 Jun 1950: Enlisted Australian Army (post WW2), Lieutenant, SN 57003, Royal Australian Artillery
6 Nov 1951: Involvement Australian Army (post WW2), Captain, SN 57003, 1903 Independent Air Operations Flight RAF
6 Jun 1952: Involvement Australian Army (post WW2), Captain, SN 5/7003, 1903 Independent Air Operations Flight RAF

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

Bryan Taylor LUSCOMBE was born on 14th May, 1928 in Tamworth, NSW

His parents were Francis Taylor LUSCOMBE and Queenie Kate WALSH who married in Bellingen, NSW in 1920

He was a graduate of Duntroon Military College before he enlisted to serve in the Korean War

He served from 6th November, 1951 to 5th June, 1952

Bryan married Shirley HUTCHERSON on 10th October, 1951 in Sydney