James George Leslie GLAZEBROOK

GLAZEBROOK, James George Leslie

Service Numbers: 425640, Q24758
Enlisted: 25 April 1942, Brisbane
Last Rank: Flight Sergeant
Last Unit: No. 619 Squadron (RAF)
Born: Mount Morgan, Queensland Australia, 10 December 1918
Home Town: Maryborough, Fraser Coast, Queensland
Schooling: Maryborough State High School
Occupation: Wood Machinist
Died: Flying Battle, Germany, 25 February 1944, aged 25 years
Cemetery: Durnbach War Cemetery, Germany
Joint grave 4. B. 16-17.
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, International Bomber Command Centre Memorial, Maryborough Queen's Park War Memorial, Maryborough State High School Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

25 Apr 1942: Enlisted Royal Air Force , 425640, Brisbane
25 Feb 1944: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, 425640, No. 619 Squadron (RAF)
Date unknown: Involvement Q24758, CMF

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Biography contributed by Elizabeth Allen

James George Leslie GLAZEBROOK was born in Mount Morgan, Queensland on 10th December, 1918

His parents were James GLAZEBROOK & Jane (Janie) Elizabeth ERNEST

He served in the CMF and then enlisted in the RAAF on 25th AApril, 1942

He was Killed in Action in a Flying Battle over Germany on 25th February, 1944 and is buried in the Durnbach War Cemetery

Biography contributed by Faithe Jones

Son of James and Janie Elizabeth Glazebrook, of Maryborough, Queensland, Australia.


James was employed by W.C. Prouger & Sons prior to enlistment.