Beresford Milton Troy DAVIS

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DAVIS, Beresford Milton Troy

Service Number: 405966
Enlisted: 17 July 1941, Brisbane, Queensland
Last Rank: Flight Sergeant
Last Unit: No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, 22 October 1922
Home Town: Sandgate, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Naval cadet
Died: Killed in Action (flying battle), Netherlands, 24 May 1943, aged 20 years
Cemetery: Schoonebeek (Oud Schoonebeek) General Cemetery, Netherlands
Plot 3, Row 1, Grave 752
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World War 2 Service

17 Jul 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman, SN 405966, Brisbane, Queensland
24 May 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 405966, No. 460 Squadron (RAAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45

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Biography

Beresford Milton Troy DAVIS was born on 22nd October, 1922 in Sydney, NSW

His parents were Harry Michael DAVIS and Jessie Venus TROY who married in 1919 in Sydney

Inscription on his headstone reads

"DEARER TO OUR MEMORY THAN WORDS CAN TELL"     MOTHER

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Trove - IN MEMORIAM

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DAVIS - A loving tribute to the memory of my darling son, Flight Sergeant Beresford Milton Troy Davis aged 20 years, pilot of Lancaster, who lost his life an air operations from England, May 24th, 1943, joining his dear Father Harry Davis who passed away suddenly 8th May, 1942

"Sheltered in Gods love"  Mother

"In the garden of memories we meet every day"

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