CHINNERY, Lavington Edmond John Frederick

Previous service with the St. Peters College Cadet Corp. Plane was a Halifax LV919 which was to bomb railway and transport yards in occupied Belgian town of Hasselt. The plane was shot down near Antwerp and all seven crew were lost.

Last Name
CHINNERY
Given Names
Lavington Edmond John Frederick
Service Number
429924
Date of Birth
07/09/1911
Birth Location
Goodwood S.A
Enlistment Date
10/10/1942
Enlistment Location
Adelaide
1Wags Start Date
05/02/1943
Course Details
WAGS Course 35
Intake Date
05/02/1943
Kill or Discharge Date
13/05/1944 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
466 SQN
Rank
Flying Officer
Operations
Air ops. From UK target over Belgium
Date of Death
13/05/1944
Age
32
Cemetery / Memorial
Schoonselhof Cemetery Antwerp Belgium
Medals
Air Gunners badge
Notes

Previous service with the St. Peters College Cadet Corp. Plane was a Halifax LV919 which was to bomb railway and transport yards in occupied Belgian town of Hasselt. The plane was shot down near Antwerp and all seven crew were lost.

Posting on Death
466 Squadron
NAA Status
DIGITIZED
1WAGS - Chinnery Lavington - Service Number 429924 (edited-2)
1WAGS - Chinnery Lavington - Service Number 429924 (edited-2)
1WAGS - CHINNERY Lavington - Service Number 429924 (memorial_edited-1)
1WAGS - CHINNERY Lavington - Service Number 429924 (new_edited-2)

Acknowledgements

UBC Web DesignAustralian War MemorialCity of BallaratNational Archives of AustraliaRSL Virtual War MemorialDepartment of Veterans+39 Affairs