Leading Aircraftman Sydney Charles GILMOUR

Service No: 73336
Born: Sydney NSW, 4 March 1909
Enlisted in the RAAF: 27 November 1942
Unit: No. 13 Aircraft Repair Depot
Died: Illness, Charters Towers QLD, 26 November 1943, Aged 34 Years
Buried: Charters Towers War Cemetery QLD
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Sidney Styles Gilmour and Elizabeth Agnes Gilmour; husband of Thelma Elizabeth Gilmour, of Pyrmont, New South Wales
Roll of Honour: Pyrmont NSW
Remembered: Panel 113, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 22 November 1943, Leading Aircraftman Gilmour, a Guard, was admitted to No. 116 Australian General Hospital for an operation for appendicitis that day. Following complications from the operation, he died on 26 November 1943.


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 Veterans’ Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 166/15/143

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