Walter Henry ROSE DFC

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ROSE, Walter Henry

Service Number: 405605
Enlisted: 26 April 1941
Last Rank: Pilot Officer
Last Unit: No. 156 Squadron (RAF)
Born: Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia, 31 December 1920
Home Town: Cloncurry, Cloncurry, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Apprentice Electrician
Died: Lost in NIght Bombing raid to Berlin , Berlin, Germany, 23 November 1943, aged 22 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Commemorated on the Runnymede Memorial to AIrcrew with no known grave
Memorials: "The Monument" Cloncurry, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Runnymede Air Forces Memorial
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World War 2 Service

26 Apr 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2, SN 405605, Aircrew Training Units
27 Apr 1941: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Leading Aircraftman, SN 405605, Aircrew Training Units, Empire Air Training Scheme
1 Mar 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN 405605, No. 460 Squadron (RAAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45
15 May 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN 405605, No. 156 Squadron (RAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45
10 Oct 1943: Honoured Distinguished Flying Cross, Air War NW Europe 1939-45
23 Nov 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Pilot Officer, SN 405605, No. 156 Squadron (RAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45

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