MOONEY, John Francis

Aircraft Beaufort Bomber A 9718 failed to take off at Morotai for mission over Labuan crashed and burst into flames at Bombao Isl. Tawi Tawi Borneo.

Last Name
MOONEY
Given Names
John Francis
Service Number
415086
Date of Birth
28/05/1922
Birth Location
Calcutta India
Enlistment Date
23/06/1941
Enlistment Location
Perth
1Wags Start Date
17/10/1941
Course Details
WAGS Course 19
Intake Date
13/09/1941
Finish Date
04/05/1942
To
2 BAGS
Kill Date or Discharge Date
11/06/1945 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
9 COM
Rank
Flying Officer
Operations
Aircraft accident Bombao Island Tawi Tawi Borneo
Date of Death
11/06/1945
Age
23
Cemetery / Memorial
Labuan War Cemetery Malaysia
Medals
AIr Gunners Badge Navigators Badge
Notes

Aircraft Beaufort Bomber A 9718 failed to take off at Morotai for mission over Labuan crashed and burst into flames at Bombao Isl. Tawi Tawi Borneo.

Posting on Death
9 Communications Unit
NAA Status
DIGITIZED
1WAGS - MOONEY John Francis - Service Number 415086 (edited-2)

Acknowledgements

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