Edward Frank CHAMPNESS


CHAMPNESS, Edward Frank

Service Number: 421858
Enlisted: 28 March 1942
Last Rank: Pilot Officer
Last Unit: Not yet discovered
Born: St Marys, New South Wales, 20 August 1923
Home Town: Not yet discovered
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Flying Battle, Quackenbruck, Germany, 23 May 1944, aged 20 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, International Bomber Command Centre Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Pilot Officer, SN 421858
28 Mar 1942: Enlisted Sydney
28 Mar 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN 421858

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Rank - Pilot Officer.

Qualified to fly Lancaster, Wellington,Anson. Oxfordand Stirling

Plane was Lancaster JP546. Squadron 630(UK).

Son of Edgar Frank and Vera Champness, of St. Marys, New South Wales, Australia.