LEST WE FORGET

Group Captain William Alexander ROBERTSON

Service No: 2746
Born: 30 March 1896, Location unavailable
Enlisted in the RAAF: Date unavailable
Unit: RAAF Headquarters, Melbourne VIC
Died: Illness, Heidelberg VIC, 12 October 1943, Aged 47 Years
Buried: Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne VIC
CWGC Additional Information: Son of John Alexander and Charlotte Emily Robertson; husband of Evelyn Ruth Robertson, of Kew. M.C.E., M.I.C.E., M.I.E. (Aust.)
Roll of Honour: Melbourne VIC
Remembered: Panel 97, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 12 October 1943, Group Captain Robertson (Administrative and Special Duties) 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, 166/36/121