Vincent Joseph DAVOREN


DAVOREN, Vincent Joseph

Service Number: 12405
Enlisted: 26 February 1940
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: Stores Depots (RAAF)
Born: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 18 July 1914
Home Town: Centennial Park, Randwick, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental (Ground Accident), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 23 October 1944, aged 30 years
Cemetery: Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Sergeant, SN 12405
26 Feb 1940: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Stores Depots (RAAF)

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Son of Stephen Thomas Davoren and Julia Muriel Davoren of Centennial Park, NSW


Aircraftman Howard Herbert Delaine Mills 153740 & Sergeant Vincent Joseph Davoren 12405 were killed when the mobile crane they were operating touched high-power electrical lines at Number 1 Stores Depot in Sandridge, Victoria


Two airmen were injured: Leading Aircraftman Harold James Colley-Allerton 126075 - discharged in December 1944 & Aircraftman Theodorus Heywood Van Alkemade 157261 was discharged in January 1946