John Francis RICHARDSON

Poppy

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
2.S.C.5
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
Show Relationships

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

Help us honour John Francis Richardson's service by contributing information, stories, and images so that they can be preserved for future generations.

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)