Service Number: 24002
Enlisted: 19 April 1940
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: Aircraft / Repair Depots
Born: Charters Towers, Queensland, Australia, 30 December 1914
Home Town: Townsville, Townsville, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental (Ground Accident), Marysville, Victoria, Australia, 9 April 1945, aged 30 years
Cemetery: Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Sergeant, SN 24002, Aircraft / Repair Depots
19 Apr 1940: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Son of William Christopher and Margaret Philipson of Townsville, Queensland

Sergeant Philipson was killed in a Motorcycle accident near Mount Gordon, Victoria