LORRAINE, Daniel

Plane was a Bristol Beaufighter A8-93 which collided with Beaufighter A8-71 five miles S.E. Of Parkes, NSW. Four crew were killed from the two aircraft.

Last Name
LORRAINE
Given Names
Daniel
Service Number
430916
Date of Birth
11/05/1920
Birth Location
Brisbane QLD
Enlistment Date
23/04/1943
Enlistment Location
Melbourne
1Wags Start Date
19/08/1943
Course Details
Navigation Course 8
Intake Date
19/08/1943
Finish Date
16/12/1943
To
2 A.O.S
Kill Date or Discharge Date
24/06/1945 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
5 OTU
Rank
Flight Sergeant
Operations
Flying accident Parkes N.S.W
Date of Death
24/06/1945
Age
25
Cemetery / Memorial
Parkes Cemetery War Graves section
Notes

Plane was a Bristol Beaufighter A8-93 which collided with Beaufighter A8-71 five miles S.E. Of Parkes, NSW. Four crew were killed from the two aircraft.

Posting on Death
5 OTU
NAA Status
OPEN

Acknowledgements

National Archives of AustraliaUBC Web DesignCity of BallaratDepartment of Veterans+39 AffairsAustralian War MemorialRSL Virtual War Memorial