LEST WE FORGET

Flight Lieutenant Stacey Cuthbert Von ALWYN

Service No: 252369
Born: Latrobe TAS, 19 September 1908
Enlisted in the RAAF: 20 June 1940
Unit: Armament School
Died: Illness, Hamilton VIC, 9 January 1943, Aged 34 Years
Buried: Hamilton Public Cemetery VIC
CWGC Additional Information: Son of John Alexander and Ethel Maud von Alwyn; husband of Constance Mary von Alwyn, of St. Kilda
Roll of Honour: Melbourne VIC
Remembered: Panel 117, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 22 December 1942, Flight Lieutenant Von Alwyn was admitted to Hamilton Hospital seriously ill with acute appendicitis and he died on 9 January 1943.

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 A9300, VON ALWYN S C