LOWRY, Samuel Keith

Previous Servious 59th Battn. Operation Night navigation exercise Reason for Loss Dived into the ground near Exeter airfield

Last Name
LOWRY
Given Names
Samuel Keith
Service Number
400559
Date of Birth
23/09/1920
Birth Location
Shepparton VIC.
Enlistment Date
15/09/1940
Enlistment Location
Melbourne
1Wags Start Date
17/10/1940
Course Details
WAGS Course 6
Intake Date
17/10/1940
Finish Date
05/04/1941
To
1 BAGS
Kill Date or Discharge Date
03/09/1943 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
1661 C Unit
Rank
Pilot Officer
Operations
Accidental UK Exeter airfield
Date of Death
03/09/1943
Age
22
Cemetery / Memorial
Exeter Higher Cemetery Devon UK
Notes

Previous Servious 59th Battn. Operation Night navigation exercise Reason for Loss Dived into the ground near Exeter airfield

Posting on Death
1661 Conversion Unit
NAA Status
OPEN

Acknowledgements

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