Alexander BURNS

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BURNS, Alexander

Service Number: 11000
Enlisted: 15 July 1940
Last Rank: Corporal
Last Unit: No. 11 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Windsor, Stonnington - Victoria, Australia, 31 July 1920
Home Town: Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: AIrcraft lost on ops with all hands, Fakfak West Papua , 2 September 1943, aged 23 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Commemorated on the Lae Memorial
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Lae Memorial
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World War 2 Service

15 Jul 1940: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Corporal, SN 11000, No. 11 Squadron (RAAF)
15 Jul 1940: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Corporal, SN 11000, No. 11 Squadron (RAAF)
3 Sep 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Corporal, SN 11000, No. 11 Squadron (RAAF), Air War SW Pacific 1941-45
Date unknown: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Corporal, SN 11000, No. 11 Squadron (RAAF)

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Biography contributed by Steve Larkins