Service Number: 425178
Enlisted: 31 January 1942
Last Rank: Flying Officer
Last Unit: No. 49 Squadron (RAF)
Born: Neilston, Scotland, 31 August 1915
Home Town: Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Flying Battle, Normandy, France, 10 June 1944, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Bayeux War Cemetery, Normandy, France
Collective grave in Section XVI Row C 10
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, International Bomber Command Centre Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Flying Officer, SN 425178
31 Jan 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman, Aircrew Training Units
31 Jan 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flying Officer, SN 425178
6 Jun 1944: Involvement Flying Officer, No. 49 Squadron (RAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Flying Officer Duncan MacFadyen 425178 was killed when Lancaster ND533 of 49 Squadron RAF crashed enroute to target of Etampes, France

Son of John and Margaret MacFadyen

Husband of Elizabeth Adams MacFadyen of Redcliffe, Queensland