LEST WE FORGET

Aircraftman Class 1 Howard James BARTLETT

Service No: 154134
Born: Brompton SA, 21 August 1921
Enlisted in the RAAF: 23 November 1944
Unit: No. 112 Air Sea Rescue Flight, Darwin NT
Died: Ground Accident, Darwin, 21 April 1946, Aged 19 Years
Buried: Adelaide River War Cemetery, NT
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Howard James Bartlett and Mabel Kathleen Bartlett, of Wayville, South Australia
Roll of Honour: Unknown
Remembered: Panel 111, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: World War II Honour Roll, National War Memorial of SA, North Terrace, Adelaide

On 21 April 1946, the following three RAAF members were involved in an accident on the Fanny Bay Road, Darwin:

Aircraftman Class 1 Howard James Bartlett (154134)
Corporal William John Charles Terry (85941)
Leading Aircraftman Clifford Arnold Russell (153925) Discharged from the RAAF: 12 June 1946

References:

Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
Department of Veteran’s Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-line Record A705, 166/5/1442