ROBERTS Louis Samuel 45032

LEST WE FORGET

Aircraftman Class 1 Louis Samuel Henry ROBERTS

Service No: 45032
Born: Boulder WA, 1 March 1914
Enlisted in the RAAF: 12 June 1941
Unit: No. 1 Engineering School, Ascot Vale VIC
Died: Illness, Melbourne VIC, 29 January 1942, Aged 27 Years
Buried: Fawkner Memorial Park Cemetery, VIC
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Joseph Henry and Vera Myrtle Roberts, of Boulder, Western Australia.
Roll of Honour: Boulder WA
Remembered: Panel 117, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: Cenotaph Undercroft, State War Memorial, Kings Park WA

On 29 April 1942, Aircraftman Roberts died from complications following an operation for acute appendicitis at No. 115 Australian General Hospital, Heidelberg.

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, 45032