ROBERTSON, Donald Neil

Service Number: O32536
Enlisted: 23 February 1948
Last Rank: Pilot Officer
Last Unit: No. 77 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 26 June 1929
Home Town: Ivanhoe, Banyule, Victoria
Schooling: University High School, Parkville, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Industrial Radiographer
Died: Flying Battle, Korea, 15 May 1952, aged 22 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Pilot Officer Robertson's body was never recovered and is therefore regarded as missing, presumed killed in action., United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea
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, Norfolk Island Korean War Memorial, Wagga Wagga Korean Memorial
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Non Warlike Service

23 Feb 1948: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force

Korean War Service

25 Jun 1950: Involvement Pilot Officer, O32536, No. 177 Squadron (RAF)
6 Apr 1952: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, O32536
15 May 1952: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, No. 77 Squadron (RAAF), RAAF Operations - Korea

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Pilot Officer Donald Neil Robertson O32536 of 77 Squadron was killed when Meteor A77-373 was shot down over Korea