Kenneth William BAXTER

BAXTER, Kenneth William

Service Number: 408687
Enlisted: 22 May 1941
Last Rank: Flying Officer
Last Unit: No. 82 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Clifton Hill, Victoria, Australia, 13 September 1920
Home Town: Brunswick, Moreland, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental (Flying Accident), Bankstown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 24 December 1943, aged 23 years
Cemetery: Rookwood Cemetery & Crematorium
P C 3, Sydney War Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Flying Officer, 408687
22 May 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flying Officer, 408687, No. 82 Squadron (RAAF)

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Kittyhawk aircraft A29-26 and A29-86 from 82SQN collided in mid-air approximately 3 miles SW of Bankstown aerodrome with the pilots both killed: Flying Officer Kenneth William Baxter 408687 (A29-26) and Flight Lieutenant Clyde Douglas Hill 280804 (A29-86)