Sergeant Joseph James MOYLE

Service No: 418149
Born: Tallangatta VIC, 17 September 1922
Enlisted in the RAAF: 25 April 1942
Unit: No. 5 Operational Training Unit, RAAF Wagga Wagga, NSW
Died: Aircraft Accident (No. 5 Operational Training Unit Beaufighter aircraft A19-77), Forest Hill NSW, 1 July 1943, Aged 20 Years
Buried: Wagga Wagga General Cemetery, NSW
CWGC Additional Information: Son of John Joseph and Mary Nichol Moyle, of Tallangatta, Victoria.
Roll of Honour: Tallangatta VIC
Remembered: Panel 112, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 1 July 1943, Bristol Beaufighter aircraft A19-77 crashed and burned at Forest Hill NSW, killing both crew members.

The crew members of A19-77 were:

Flight Lieutenant John Edquist (406175) (Pilot)
Sergeant Joseph James Moyle (418149) (Navigator)


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 A9845, 15


Parnell, N.M. (Neville M.) Whispering Death: A history of the RAAF’s Beaufighter Squadrons, AH & AW Reed, Terry Hills NSW, 1980
Wilson, S. (Stewart) Beaufort, Beaufighter and Mosquito in Australian Service, Aerospace Publications Weston Creek ACT 2611, 1990

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