William James BEER

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BEER, William James

Service Number: 78642
Enlisted: 21 September 1942
Last Rank: Leading Aircraftman
Last Unit: Mobile Works Squadrons
Born: Warwick, Queensland, Australia, 16 July 1914
Home Town: Nara, Toowoomba, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Illness, Port Moresby, 27 October 1943, aged 29 years
Cemetery: Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Goombungee Memorial Gates, Toowoomba Roll of Honour WW2, Toowoomba WW2 Roll of Honour Book, Toowoomba War Memorial (Mothers' Memorial)
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement SN 78642
21 Sep 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, SN 78642, Mobile Works Squadrons
21 Sep 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, SN 78642
21 Sep 1942: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, SN 78642
Date unknown: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, SN 78642

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Leading Aircraftman William James Beer 78642 of Number 4 Works Maintenance Unit became ill and died at Port Moresby, New Guinea