Leading Aircraftman Jock MacKenzie HUTCHINSON

Service No: 49238
Born: Lilydale VIC, 13 July 1922
Enlisted in the RAAF: 26 November 1941
Unit: No. 20 Radar Station, Nelson’s Bay NSW
Died: Ground Accident, Nelson’s Bay, 26 June 1942, Aged 19 Years
Buried: Newcastle (Sandgate) General Cemetery, NSW
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Herbert John and Evelyn Jessie Hutchinson, of Lilydale, Victoria.
Roll of Honour: Lilydale VIC
Remembered: Panel 114, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

Two members of No. 20 Radar Station who drowned while fishing at Nelson’s Bay on 26 June 1942 were:

Leading Aircraftman Jock Mackenzie Hutchinson (49238) (Radio Operator)
Aircraftman Class 1 Vincent Thomas White (45541) (Radio Mechanic)


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 A705, 163/124/153

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