Aircraftman Class I Hubert George THOMPSON

Service No: 42606
Born: Kaniva VIC, 11 January 1923
Enlisted in the RAAF: 27 August 1941
Unit: Central Flying School
Died: Illness, Sydney NSW, 3 October 1941, Aged 20 Years
Buried: Kaniva and Lillimur Cemetery, Victoria
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Edward George and Amy Ruth Thompson, of Kaniva
Roll of Honour: Kaniva VIC
Remembered: Panel 117, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 1 October 1941, Aircraftman Class I Thompson, an aircraft hand, was admitted to RAAF Richmond Hospital dangerously ill from cerebo spinal meningitis. He was transferred to the Prince Henry Hospital in Sydney on 3 October where he died later that day.


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, 163/166/125

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