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Corporal Harold William JOHNSON (1727) of the Royal Australian Air Force


Lost in aircraft Wirraway A20-5  Forum Post

Death of Death 1939-09-05 .

Served in 12 Sqdn RAAF

Burial/Commemoration Details : P.A.12. at Adelaide River War Cemetery, Australia

More Details: SON OF HAROLD REGINALD AND MARGARET MCGRANDLE JOHNSON, OF GEELONG WEST, VICTORIA.

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National Archives AIR81

Citation AIR81 Casualty File Description Link
AIR81/678Sergeant H W Johnson, Leading Aircraftman F H Giles, Sergeant R G T Soper and Pilot Officer I S Wheelwright: missing presumed dead; Anson N5227 failed to return from patrol over Dunkirk, France, 30 May 1940.C14502342

Aircraft Accident / Loss Entry

Date of Crash 1940-01-01 05 Sep 39 Aircraft Name Wirraway I Serial Number A20-5
Unit 12 Sqdn RAAF Operating Airfield Country Australia
Aircrew details
Details
Source Henk Welting's Database

Other Aircrew lost in Wirraway I A20-5

Rank Name, Number, Trade & Details DateUnit Country Cemetary/Memorial & Loc Ref
Flying OfficerArnold Victor DOLPHIN () Wirraway A20-5  Forum Post 1939-09-0512 Sqdn RAAF AIR27 AustraliaAdelaide River War Cemetery
CorporalHarold William JOHNSON (1727) Wirraway A20-5  Forum Post 1939-09-0512 Sqdn RAAF AIR27 AustraliaAdelaide River War Cemetery


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1939 Unaccounted Airmen Database ReconciliationCorporal Harold William JOHNSON (1727) 1939-09-05 Flying Officer Arnold Victor DOLPHIN () 1939-09-05 Australia Adelaide River War Cemetery The Inverell Times (NSW : 1899 - 1954) iew title info / Wed 6 Sep 1939 AIRCRAFT FATALITY Two Killed SYDNEY. Wednesday. As a result of an aircraft accident at Darwin yesterday, Plying Officer Arnold Victor Dolphin and Corporal Harold William Johnson were fatally injured. This is the only information released by the Air Board, which announced the tragedy officially. Other news reports confirm aircraft was a Wirraway A20-5 [url]https://www.ozatwar.com/nt11.htm[/url] ....Read More.paulmcmillan on 3rd December 2018 08:23:11

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