David James OLIVER

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OLIVER, David James

Service Number: 422671
Enlisted: 23 May 1942
Last Rank: Flight Sergeant
Last Unit: No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: North Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1 March 1923
Home Town: Brewarrina, Brewarrina, New South Wales
Schooling: All Saints College , New South Wales, Australia
Occupation: Student
Died: Flying Battle, North West Europe, 20 October 1944, aged 21 years
Cemetery: Durnbach Cemetery, Germany
Plot 7. Row C. Grave 16. Local Roll of Honour- Brewarrina NSW, Durnbach War Cemetery, Bavaria, Germany
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, International Bomber Command Centre Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Flight Sergeant, SN 422671
23 May 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2 (WW2), SN 422671, No. 2 Initial Training School
23 May 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 422671
18 Jul 1942: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman
19 Aug 1942: Embarked Royal Australian Air Force, SN 422671, Emb. Sydney for Canada
17 May 1943: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant
17 Nov 1943: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant
13 Jun 1944: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 422671, No. 460 Squadron (RAAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45

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