Edward Geoffrey Manson CORSER DFC

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CORSER, Edward Geoffrey Manson

Service Number: 405122
Enlisted: 2 February 1941
Last Rank: Squadron Leader
Last Unit: No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Maryborough, Queensland, 15 September 1919
Home Town: Maryborough, Fraser Coast, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Clerk
Died: Night Bombing raid - Berlin, Berlin, 2 December 1943, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Berlin 1939-45 War Cemetery
Plot 7. Row B. Grave 17.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Maryborough Queen's Park War Memorial
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World War 2 Service

2 Feb 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2, SN 405122, Aircrew Training Units
23 Sep 1941: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer
23 Mar 1942: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Lieutenant
29 Dec 1942: Honoured Distinguished Flying Cross, Air War NW Europe 1939-45
1 Nov 1943: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Squadron Leader, No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
2 Dec 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Squadron Leader, SN 405122, No. 460 Squadron (RAAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45

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