Aircraftwoman Gladys Hilda NEAL

Service No: 103766
Born: Ballarat VIC, 10 July 1922
Enlisted in the RAAF: 10 March 1943 (at Perth WA)
Unit: Transportation and Movements Office, WAAAF
Died: Illness, Perth WA, 10 November 1943, Aged 21 Years
Buried: Karrakatta War Cemetery WA
CWGC Additional Information: Daughter of Albury and Hilda Emma Neal, of Shenton Park.
Roll of Honour: Perth WA
Remembered: Panel 117, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: Cenotaph Undercroft, State War Memorial, Kings Park WA

On 10 November 1943, Aircraftwoman Neal, a Clerk Pay, died of an illness at No. 110 Australian General Hospital. Aircraftwoman Neal is the first woman to die while in RAAF service in WA.


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
Metropolitan Cemeteries Board (Perth) On-Line Records
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 166/29/57

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