LEST WE FORGET

Warrant Officer Horace Arnold PARTON

Service No: 10706
Born: Richmond VIC, 14 September 1892
Enlisted in the RAAF: 27 July 1940
Unit: RAAF Headquarters, Melbourne VIC
Died: Illness, Heidelberg VIC, 29 December 1943, Aged 52 Years
Buried: Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne VIC
CWGC Additional Information: Son of George and Euphemia Parton; husband of Elsie Beatrice Parton, of Caulfield
Roll of Honour: Bentleigh VIC
Remembered: Panel 97, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 29 December 1943, Warrant Officer Parton, a Clerk General, died of an illness at No. 6 RAAF Hospital, Heidelberg.

References:

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, 166/32/228