GOUGH Bernard Daniel 16888

LEST WE FORGET

Corporal Bernard Daniel GOUGH

Service No: 16888
Born: Coolgardie WA, 10 May 1902
Enlisted in the RAAF: 18 June 1940
Unit: No. 107 Maintenance Unit RAF
Died: Illness, Egypt, 5 May 1943, Aged 40 Years
Buried: Fayid War Cemetery, Cairo, Egypt
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Daniel and Bessie Alexandra Gough, of Victoria Park, Western Australia.
Roll of Honour: Victoria Park WA
Remembered: Panel 122, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: Cenotaph Undercroft, State War Memorial, Kings Park WA

On the 5th May 1943, Corporal Gough, Fitter 2A, died of a pulmonary Oedema in the 19th General Hospital, Egypt.

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, 166/16/81