Corporal Earl Leon Charles MOEBUS

Service No: 19726
Born: Mildura VIC, 10 May 1913
Enlisted in the RAAF: 25 November 1940
Unit: No. 1 Operational Training Unit
Died: Ground Accident, Bairnsdale VIC, 9 December 1942, Aged 29 Years
Buried: Bairnsdale War Cemetery, Victoria
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Frederick Richard and Mary Ann Moebus, of Mildura
Roll of Honour: Mildura VIC
Remembered: Panel 112, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

At 1445 hours on 9 December 1942, Corporal Moebus, a Coppersmith, was on duty and riding a bicycle at the Bairnsdale aerodrome, when he was killed in a collision with a tractor being driven by Leading Aircraftman Lloyd Edward Stephens (13880) (Discharged: 6 December 1945).


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, 163/145/348

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