LEST WE FORGET

Corporal Reginald William McGEE

Service No: 71464
Born: Portland NSW, 25 December 1922
Enlisted in the RAAF: 20 October 1942
Unit: No. 107 Squadron, St Georges Basin NSW
Died: Ground Accident, St Georges Basin, 5 December 1944, Aged 21 Years
Buried: Nowra War Cemetery NSW
CWGC Additional Information: Son of William Henry and Margaret Mary McGee; husband of Ellen Dawn McGee, of Forest Lodge
Roll of Honour: Lithgow NSW
Remembered: Panel 105, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: Catalina Base Memorial, Rathmines NSW
Remembered: Rathmines Memorial Bowling Club, Rathmines NSW

On 5 December 1944, Corporal McGee, a Cypher Assistant, drowned in St Georges Basin.

References:

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 A9301, 71464
Register of War Memorials in New South Wales On-Line