RICHARDSON, John Francis

Service Number: 59953
Enlisted: 31 July 1942, AFHQ Telecom Unit
Last Rank: Leading Aircraftman
Last Unit: RAAF Headquarters (Telecommunications Unit)
Born: North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 18 March 1924
Home Town: Elwood, Port Phillip, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Not yet discovered
Died: Accidental (Ground Accident), Caulfield, Victoria, Australia, 19 October 1945, aged 21 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 SN 59953
31 Jul 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, RAAF Headquarters (Telecommunications Unit), AFHQ Telecom Unit

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Biography contributed by David Barlow

Son of Leslie Gordon and Esther Irene May Richardson of Elwood, Victoria

LAC Richardson was killed in a Motor Vehicle Accident at Caulfield, Victoria

(NAA file header) Hubbard, Ronald Leslie CPL 27788 & Richardson, John Francis LAC 59953 - Court of Inquiry re Injuries Sustained by the former and fatal Injuries by the latter at Caulfield 19.10.45 (Corporal Hubbard was discharged from the RAAF in June 1946)