GOMAN Kevin Ansell

LEST WE FORGET

Flying Officer Kevin Ansell GOMAN

Service No: Unavailable
Born: London England, 9 June 1917
Enlisted in the RAAF: 16 January 1939 (at RAAF Station Point Cook VIC)
Unit: No. 23 Squadron, Archerfield QLD
Died: Aircraft Accident (No. 23 Squadron Wirraway aircraft A20-15), Southport QLD, 29 May 1940, Aged 22 Years
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Ansell Arthur William and Madge Marshall Goman, of Perth, Western Australia. (Cremated Mt. Thompson Crematorium)
Roll of Honour: Perth WA
Remembered: Queensland Crematorium Memorial, Brisbane QLD
Remembered: Panel 101, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: Cenotaph Undercroft, State War Memorial, Kings Park WA

At 1000 hrs on 29 May 1940, Wirraway A20-15 crashed and burned at Southport, killing crew members Flying Officer Kevin Ansell Goman (service number unavailable) (Pilot) and Warrant Officer Percy James Pritchard (3097) (Pilot).

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 A9845, 101

Bibliography:

Wilson, S. (Stewart) Wirraway, Boomerang and CA-15 in Australian Service, Aerospace Publications Weston Creek ACT 2611, 1991