SHORT, Max Cameron

F/Off Short was a member of the crew of a Baltimore Bomber which when reported missing was on his 27th flight over enemy targets.

Last Name
SHORT
Given Names
Max Cameron
Service Number
417242
Date of Birth
29/09/1922
Birth Location
Adelaide S.A
Enlistment Date
31/01/1942
Enlistment Location
Adelaide
1Wags Start Date
28/05/1942
Course Details
WAGS Course 26
Intake Date
28/05/1942
Finish Date
16/11/1942
To
3 BAGS
Kill or Discharge Date
01/06/1944 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
454 SQN
Rank
Flying Officer
Operations
Flying battle Aegean Sea, Middle East
Date of Death
01/06/1944
Age
21
Cemetery / Memorial
Alamein Memorial Egypt
Notes

F/Off Short was a member of the crew of a Baltimore Bomber which when reported missing was on his 27th flight over enemy targets.

Posting on Death
454 Squadron
NAA Status
OPEN
1WAGS - SHORT Max Cameron - Service Number 417242

Acknowledgements

UBC Web DesignAustralian War MemorialCity of BallaratNational Archives of AustraliaRSL Virtual War MemorialDepartment of Veterans+39 Affairs