LEST WE FORGET

Warrant Officer Ernest Robert GUNN

Service No: 430618
Born: Northcote VIC, 27 January 1925
Enlisted in the RAAF: 26 February 1943
Unit: No. 1 Personnel Depot
Died: Illness, Victoria, 27 July 1945, Aged 20 Years
Buried: Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne VIC
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Ernest Edwin and Ada Rose Gunn, of Ormond
Roll of Honour: Unknown
Remembered: Panel 115, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 27 July 1945, Warrant Officer Gunn, a Wireless Operator Air Gunner, died of an illness at No. 2 RAAF Hospital Ascot Vale.

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 Veterans’ Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 166/16/721