McAULEY, Lindsay Edward

Plane was a Blenheim 1V Z9574 which was to carry out bombing operations against the Japanese fleet. Enemy fighters were encountered and neither the aircraft or the three crew were heard of since.

Last Name
McAULEY
Given Names
Lindsay Edward
Service Number
402093
Date of Birth
22/05/1917
Birth Location
Brisbane QLD
Enlistment Date
26/05/1940
Enlistment Location
Sydney
1Wags Start Date
27/05/1940
Course Details
WAGS Course 2
Intake Date
27/05/1940
Finish Date
10/02/1941
To
1BAGS
Kill Date or Discharge Date
09/04/1942 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
11 SQN
Rank
Sergeant
Operations
Flying battle India area
Date of Death
09/04/1942
Age
24
Cemetery / Memorial
Singapore Memorial
Notes

Plane was a Blenheim 1V Z9574 which was to carry out bombing operations against the Japanese fleet. Enemy fighters were encountered and neither the aircraft or the three crew were heard of since.

Posting on Death
11 Squadron
NAA Status
OPEN

Acknowledgements

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