George John HOWARD


HOWARD, George John

Service Number: 420883
Enlisted: 6 December 1941
Last Rank: Flight Sergeant
Last Unit: Royal Air Force
Born: Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia, 2 August 1921
Home Town: Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Flying Battle, Normandy, France, 6 June 1944, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Bayeux War Cemetery, Normandy, France
XVI. C. 9
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Beecroft War Memorial Cenotaph
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Flight Sergeant, SN 420883
6 Dec 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman, Aircrew Training Units
6 Dec 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 420883
6 Jun 1944: Involvement Flight Sergeant, Royal Air Force , Air War NW Europe 1939-45

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Flight Sergeant George John Howard 420883 was killed when Hawker Typhoon JP604 of 181 Squadron RAF crashed near Caen, France

Son of George Craig Howard and Jessie Elizabeth Howard of Beecroft, NSW