Leading Aircraftman Jack Ernest BUTCHER

Service No: 133555
Born: Bondi NSW, 16 March 1923
Enlisted in the RAAF: 4 May 1943
Unit: No. 47 Radar Station Unit, Geraldton WA
Died: Illness, Turramurra NSW, 22 January 1946, Aged 22 Years
Buried: Sydney War Cemetery NSW
CWGC Additional Information: Son of William Augustus and Florence Alice Butcher, of Wahroonga.
Roll of Honour: Hornsby NSW
Remembered: Panel 114, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: Ku-ring-gai World War II Book of Remembrance, Gordon NSW

On 23 May 1945, Leading Aircraftman Butcher, a Fitter Driver Motor Transport, was admitted to the Lady Davidson Home, Turramurra, NSW, seriously ill with pulmonary tuberculosis. He died on 22 January 1946.


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, 166/6/1459
Register of War Memorials in New South Wales On-Line

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