Geoffrey Vernon BOYNTON


BOYNTON, Geoffrey Vernon

Service Number: 409020
Enlisted: 21 June 1941
Last Rank: Flying Officer
Last Unit: No. 13 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Bendigo, Victoria, Australia, 26 December 1920
Home Town: Balranald, Balranald, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Flying Battle, Timor, 1 October 1942, aged 21 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
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Memorials: Adelaide River Northern Territory Memorial, Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Balranald War Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Flying Officer, SN 409020
21 Jun 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, No. 13 Squadron (RAAF)

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Son of Vernon Keyworth Boynton and Lurline Close Boynton of Balranald, NSW


13SQN RAAF Lockheed Hudson A16-243 was lost in the Koepang, Timor area - all crew were killed:

Flying Officer Paul Coles Gunson 407436

Sergeant Francis Peter Kemp 406871

Flying Officer Geoffrey Vernon Boynton 409020

Flying Officer John Edward Alcock 408056

Sergeant, William Stephen Powell 406813