LEST WE FORGET

Leading Aircraftman George Edward MARSHALL

Service No: 21968
Born: Wyong NSW, 8 March 1921
Enlisted in the RAAF: 20 February 1941
Unit: No. 23 Operational Base Unit, Townsville QLD
Died: Ground Accident, Townsville, December 1942, Aged 21 Years
Buried: Townsville War Cemetery QLD
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Harold John and Alice Isabell Marshall, of Wamer’s Bay, New South Wales
Roll of Honour: Newcastle NSW
Remembered: Panel 113, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 19 December 1942, Leading Aircraftman Marshall died in Townsville Hospital as the result of a motor vehicle accident.

References:

Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
Department of Veterans’ Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 163/142/579
Register of War Memorials in New South Wales On-Line