DAVIS Phillip 16248

LEST WE FORGET

Leading Aircraftman Philip DAVIS

Service No: 16248
Born: Subiaco WA, 19 July 1915
Enlisted in the RAAF: 22 April 1940
Unit: No. 37 Squadron (RAF), Abu Sueir, Egypt
Died: Air Operations: Egypt, 5 August 1942, Aged 27 Years
Buried: Tel El Kebir War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Josiah and Helen Davis, of Subiaco, Western Australia.
Roll of Honour: Subiaco WA
Remembered: Panel 121, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: Cenotaph Undercroft, State War Memorial, Kings Park WA

Leading Aircraftman Philip Davis, Fitter IIA, died of wounds in the Abu Sueir Hospital, Egypt, on 5 August 1942.

References:

Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records (RAAF Casualty Information compiled by Alan Storr (409804))
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, 163/100/238