Service Number: 413482
Enlisted: 17 August 1941, Enlisted at Sydney
Last Rank: Flight Sergeant
Last Unit: No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Marrickville, New South Wales, Australia, 15 December 1920
Home Town: Bondi, Waverley, New South Wales
Schooling: Marist Brothers College, Waverley, New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Flying Battle, Germany, 21 April 1943, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Esbjerg (Fourfelt) Cemetery Brande, Denmark
Plot A, Row 11, Grave 19 Headstone inscription reads: To God, gallant son; for God, King and Freedom R.I.P.
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Flight Sergeant, SN 413482
17 Aug 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 413482, No. 460 Squadron (RAAF), Enlisted at Sydney

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Biography contributed by Carol Foster

Son of James Albany Finnane and Mary Anne Finnane of Bondi, NSW

Plane was Lancaster W 4330 lost while on air operations over Germany