GAYFER, Roscoe Napier Bunning

POW Japanese - Died 1/10/1943 buried Thanbyuzayat Commonwealth War Graves

Last Name
GAYFER
Given Names
Roscoe Napier Bunning
Service Number
400556
Date of Birth
07/11/1920
Birth Location
Chiltern VIC.
Enlistment Date
15/09/1940
Enlistment Location
Melbourne
1Wags Start Date
17/10/1940
Course Details
WAGS Course 6
Intake Date
17/10/1940
Finish Date
05/04/1941
To
1 BAGS
Kill Date or Discharge Date
01/10/1943 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
1 SQN
Rank
Warrant Officer
Operations
Died of illness [POW of Japan] Burma
Date of Death
01/10/1943
Age
22
Cemetery / Memorial
Thanbyuzayat War Cemetery
Prisoner of War
POW
Notes

POW Japanese - Died 1/10/1943 buried Thanbyuzayat Commonwealth War Graves

Posting on Death
1 Squadron
NAA Status
OPEN

Acknowledgements

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