Flight Sergeant Ronald Campbell DAVIES

Service No: 400394
Born: Haberfield NSW, 4 December 1916
Enlisted in the RAAF: 20 August 1940 (at Melbourne VIC)
Unit: No. 8 Service Flying Training School, Bundaberg QLD
Died: Aircraft Accident (No. 8 Service Flying Training School Anson aircraft AW902), off Bargara QLD, 1 June1942, Aged 25 Years
Buried: Unrecovered
CWGC Additional Information: Son of William Llewellyn Payne Davies and Flora McKellar Davies; husband of Jean Davies, of Moonee Ponds, Victoria.
Roll of Honour: Unknown
Remembered: Panel 6, Sydney Memorial, Rookwood NSW
Remembered: Panel 115, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 1 June 1942, Avro Anson aircraft AW902 crashed into the sea off Bargara and its crew was killed. The crew members were:

Flight Sergeant Ronald Campbell Davies (400394) (Instructor Pilot)
Leading Aircraftman Clifford James Lucas (420765) (Trainee Pilot)
Leading Aircraftman Walter James Regan (415845) (Trainee Pilot)


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 Records A9845, 60; A705, 163/156/144

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