Charles James MELCHERT DFC

MELCHERT, Charles James

Service Numbers: Q112656, 435511, O11419
Enlisted: 30 December 1941, Townsville, Queensland
Last Rank: Group Captain
Last Unit: No. 38 Squadron (RAAF)
Born: Townsville, Queensland, 29 May 1922
Home Town: Townsville, Townsville, Queensland
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Commercial Traveller
Died: Natural causes, Sydney, New South Wales, 20 November 2002, aged 80 years
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Townsville Cenotaph
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World War 2 Service

30 Dec 1941: Enlisted Private, SN Q112656, Townsville, Queensland
31 Dec 1941: Involvement Private, SN Q112656, 26th Infantry Battalion AMF
23 May 1943: Discharged Private, SN Q112656, 26th Infantry Battalion AMF
24 May 1943: Enlisted Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2 (WW2), SN 435511, Brisbane, Queensland
25 May 1943: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Aircraftman 2 (WW2), SN 435511

Vietnam War Service

7 Jun 1966: Involvement Royal Australian Air Force, Wing Commander, SN O11419

Non Warlike Service

21 Apr 1976: Discharged Royal Australian Air Force, Group Captain, SN O11419, No. 38 Squadron (RAAF)

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