MAUNSELL, Bernard Kingston

Previous service R.A.N. Operation Berlin Plane was an Avro Lancaster JB283 shot down near Oldenburg and exploded due to bomb load. All crew except one were killed. One POW.

Last Name
MAUNSELL
Given Names
Bernard Kingston
Service Number
410001
Date of Birth
31/07/1909
Birth Location
South Brisbane QLD
Enlistment Date
07/11/1941
Enlistment Location
Melbourne
1Wags Start Date
05/02/1942
Course Details
WAGS Course 22
Intake Date
05/02/1942
Finish Date
27/07/1942
To
3 BAGS
Kill Date or Discharge Date
27/01/1944 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
12 SQN Sch
Rank
Flight Sergeant
Operations
Flying battle target Berlin Germany
Date of Death
27/01/1944
Age
34
Cemetery / Memorial
Rheinberg War Cemetery Germany
Notes

Previous service R.A.N. Operation Berlin Plane was an Avro Lancaster JB283 shot down near Oldenburg and exploded due to bomb load. All crew except one were killed. One POW.

Posting on Death
12 Squadron
NAA Status
OPEN USB
1WAGS - MAUNSELL Bernard Kingston - Service Number 410001

Acknowledgements

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