Raymond John Bruce SHARKEY


SHARKEY, Raymond John Bruce

Service Number: 402551
Enlisted: 31 March 1941
Last Rank: Sergeant
Last Unit: No. 460 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Claremont Western Australia , 21 May 1912
Home Town: Claremont, Claremont, Western Australia
Schooling: Scotch College Claremont (1922-28)
Occupation: Qantas Traffic Superintendent
Died: Flying Battle, Frisian Islands, 12 July 1942, aged 30 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Runnymede Air Forces Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Sergeant, SN 402551
31 Mar 1941: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2, SN 402551, No. 2 Initial Training School
17 Jul 1941: Embarked Royal Australian Air Force, SN 402551, Embarked Sydney for Canada
20 Dec 1941: Promoted Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant
21 Apr 1942: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, SN 402551, 27 Operational Training Unit (RAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45
27 Jun 1942: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Sergeant, SN 402551, No. 460 Squadron (RAAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45

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