Robert Lindsay NORTON


NORTON, Robert Lindsay

Service Number: 149756
Enlisted: 14 June 1944
Last Rank: Leading Aircraftman
Last Unit: RAAF Ground Training Units
Born: Dimboola, Victoria, Australia, 11 June 1926
Home Town: Dimboola, Hindmarsh, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental (Aircraft accident), Narrandera, New South Wales, Australia, 3 September 1945, aged 19 years
Cemetery: Narrandera General Cemetery
Row C Grave 7
Memorials: Australian War Memorial, Roll of Honour, Gundagai Anzac Grove War Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement SN 149756
14 Jun 1944: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, SN 149756, RAAF Ground Training Units

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Beaufighter A8-245 of Number 92 Squadron RAAF crashed near Narrandera killing all on board, the pilot and six ground crew passengers: Warrant Officer Jorgensen (Pilot) 429501 / Sergeant Bailey 37964 / Flight Sergeant Currie 15235 / Warrant Officer Griffin 4594 / LAC Norton 149756 / Corporal Shung 68720 / Sergeant Whittington 5668