Sydney William DONNELLY


DONNELLY, Sydney William

Service Number: 25006
Enlisted: 26 April 1940
Last Rank: Aircraftman
Last Unit: 1 Engineering School
Born: Herberton, Queensland, Australia, 20 November 1914
Home Town: Ayr, Burdekin, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental (Ground Accident), Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 24 February 1941, aged 26 years
Cemetery: Burwood General Cemetery, Victoria, Australia
C of E Plot Section 5 Grave 262
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement SN 25006
26 Apr 1940: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman, SN 25006, 1 Engineering School

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Aircraftman Sydney William Donnelly 25006 of Number 1 Engineering School Ascot Vale was critically injured when he was struck by a car in Batman Avenue and died in Royal Melbourne Hospital