Leading Aircraftman John Alexander LAUBE

Service No: 39342
Born: Woolwich, England, 13 March 1920
Enlisted in the RAAF: 13 May 1941 (at Adelaide SA)
Unit: Melbourne Wireless Telegraph Station, VIC
Died: Ground Accident, Melbourne, 21 December 1943, Aged 23 Years
Buried: Springvale War Cemetery, VIC
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Alexander Henry and Albertina Laube, of Mount Gambier, South Australia
Roll of Honour: Mount Gambier SA
Remembered: Panel 114, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: World War II Honour Roll, National War Memorial of SA, North Terrace, Adelaide

On 21 December 1943, Leading Aircraftman Laube, a Motor Cyclist under training, died from injuries received when his motor cycle was involved in an accident at the comer of Smithfield and Epsom Roads, Flemington.


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, 166/24/247

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