Service Number: 412174
Enlisted: 22 June 1941, Number 11 Elementary Flying Training School
Last Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Last Unit: Care and Maintenance Unit (Benalla)
Born: Mosman, New South Wales, Australia, 17 August 1915
Home Town: Mosman, Municipality of Mosman, New South Wales
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Aircraft accident, Benalla, Victoria, Australia, 14 May 1944, aged 28 years
Cemetery: Benalla War Cemetery
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Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Flight Lieutenant, SN 412174
22 Jun 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Care and Maintenance Unit (Benalla), Number 11 Elementary Flying Training School

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Flying Officer Montgomery-Mortimer, John Walter (aka Mortimer, John Walter Montgomery)

Son of Sydney and Mary Adelaide Montgomery-Mortimer of Mosman, NSW

Husband of Ruby Lovel Montgomery-Mortimer of Cremorne, NSW


Killed in the loss of RAAF Tiger Moth aircraft A17-428 of Number 11 Elementary Flying Training School near Benalla, Victoria