Raymond Colin GLENN

GLENN, Raymond Colin

Service Number: 74446
Enlisted: 29 December 1942
Last Rank: Leading Aircraftman
Last Unit: No. 120 Squadron (RAAF / NEI)
Born: Moss Vale, New South Wales, Australia, 1 December 1924
Home Town: Moss Vale, Wingecarribee, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Assistant Grocer
Died: Accidently shot , Merauke, Dutch New Guinea, Netherlands East Indies, 18 May 1944, aged 19 years
Cemetery: Townsville War Cemetery, Queensland, Australia
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement 74446
29 Dec 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman, RAAF Ground Training Schools
29 Dec 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, 74446
31 Dec 1943: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman
18 May 1944: Involvement Leading Aircraftman, No. 120 Squadron (RAAF / NEI), Air War SW Pacific 1941-45
18 May 1944: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, 74446, No. 120 Squadron (RAAF / NEI), Accidentally Killed.

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Son of John Alexander and Annie Glenn of Moss Vale, NSW

Leading Aircraftman Glenn 74446 of Number 120 Squadron NEI-AF was accidentally shot while cleaning a gun on a P40N Kittyhawk aircraft at Merauke, Dutch New Guinea