SIMPSON, Norman Henry

Plane was a Lancaster W4817 on ops.to Dusseldorf. All the crew were killed.

Last Name
SIMPSON
Given Names
Norman Henry
Service Number
401053
Date of Birth
10/09/1921
Birth Location
Essondon VIC.
Enlistment Date
08/12/1940
Enlistment Location
Melbourne
1Wags Start Date
09/01/1941
Course Details
WAGS Course 9
Intake Date
09/01/1941
Kill or Discharge Date
27/01/1943 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
460 SQN
Rank
Flight Sergeant
Operations
Air ops. from the U.K ,target Dusseldorf, Germany
Date of Death
27/01/1943
Age
21
Cemetery / Memorial
Rheinberg War Cemetery Germany
Medals
Air Gunners badge 1939-45 Star A/C Europe Star Defence and War medal
Notes

Plane was a Lancaster W4817 on ops.to Dusseldorf. All the crew were killed.

Posting on Death
460 Squadron
NAA Status
DIGITIZED
1WAGS - SIMPSON Norman Henry - Service Number 401053 (edited-2)

Acknowledgements

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