LEST WE FORGET

Flight Sergeant John William STEVENS

Service No: 205827
Born: East Melbourne VIC, 8 February 1913
Enlisted in the RAAF: 18 September 1939
Unit: No. 1 Reserve Pool
Died: Illness, Brisbane QLD, 26 June 1943, Aged 30 Years
Buried: Brisbane (Lutwyche) Cemetery, Queensland
CWGC Additional Information: Son of William Edward and Ellen Josephine Stevens; husband of Thelma Annie Stevens, of West Brunswick, Victoria
Roll of Honour: Brunswick VIC
Remembered: Panel 113, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 26 June 1943, Flight Sergeant Stevens, a Drill Instructor, died of an illness at the No. 112 Australian General Hospital.

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, 166/38/181