DOWNTON, George Alban

POW Italians/Germans - Held Campo 66 and Stalag 18A POW number 9422. Awarded Conspicuous Gallantry Medal in saving his crew despite seroius burns RTA

Last Name
DOWNTON
Given Names
George Alban
Service Number
401206
George Medal
YES
Course Details
WAGS Course 11, 1W.A.G.S Prisoner Of War
Intake Date
06/03/1941
Finish Date
22/09/1941
To
1BAGS
Kill or Discharge Date
30/10/1945 (Discharged)
Discharge Unit
1437 Strat
Rank
Warrant Officer
Medals
Conspicuous Gallantry Medal
Prisoner of War
POW
Notes

POW Italians/Germans - Held Campo 66 and Stalag 18A POW number 9422. Awarded Conspicuous Gallantry Medal in saving his crew despite seroius burns RTA

Acknowledgements

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