John William VAN COOTEN

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VAN COOTEN, John William

Service Number: 426716
Enlisted: 18 June 1942, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Last Rank: Flight Sergeant
Last Unit: No. 115 Squadron (RAF)
Born: Redcliffe, Moreton Bay Region, Queensland, 13 February 1922
Home Town: South Brisbane, Brisbane, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: School Teacher
Died: Flying Battle, Gannes, Oise, Picardie, France, 18 June 1944, aged 22 years
Cemetery: Gannes Communal Cemetery, France
(CWGC) Official Commemoration - Grave Location: Column Graves. Roll of Honour: Brisbane, Queensland.
Memorials: International Bomber Command Centre Memorial
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World War 2 Service

3 Sep 1939: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 426716, No. 115 Squadron (RAF)
18 Jun 1942: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 426716, No. 115 Squadron (RAF), Air War NW Europe 1939-45
18 Jun 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 426716, No. 115 Squadron (RAF), Brisbane, QLD, Australia
18 Jul 1942: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 426716
18 Jul 1942: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 426716
Date unknown: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Flight Sergeant, SN 426716

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