Pilot Officer Hugh Murray SUTHERLAND

Service No: 401157
Born: Geelong VIC, 8 February 1918
Enlisted in the RAAF: 3 January 1941
Unit: No. 61 Air School (South African Air Force)
Died: Ground Accident (Drowned), South Africa, 22 November 1941, Aged 23 Years
Buried: George (York St) Presbyterian Cemetery
CWGC Additional Information: Son of John and Helen M Sutherland, of Melton South, Victoria, Australia. B.A. (Melbourne University)
Roll of Honour: Melton VIC
Remembered: Panel 134, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 22 November 1941, Pilot Officer Sutherland drowned while bathing at Herolds Bay, Western Cape Provence.


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, 163/57/135

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