Walter Leslie CURWOOD


CURWOOD, Walter Leslie

Service Number: 24507
Enlisted: 11 July 1940, Melbourne, Victoria
Last Rank: Leading Seaman
Last Unit: HMAS Sydney (II) - D48 WW2
Born: Brunswick, Victoria, 31 May 1917
Home Town: Brunswick, Moreland, Victoria
Schooling: Moreland State School
Occupation: Electrician
Died: Killed In Action, Indian Ocean, 20 November 1941, aged 24 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Lost at Sea, Plymouth Naval Memorial, Plymouth, Devon, England, United Kingdom
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Geraldton HMAS Sydney II Memorial, Plymouth Naval Memorial to the Missing / Lost at Sea
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World War 2 Service

11 Jul 1940: Involvement Royal Australian Navy, Leading Wireman, SN 24507, HMAS Sydney (II) - D48 WW2
11 Jul 1940: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, Melbourne, Victoria
11 Jul 1940: Enlisted Royal Australian Navy, Leading Seaman, SN 24507

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