HOPKINS, Thomas Alan

Previous service !st Aust. Army Sign. Operation Braunschweig Reason for Loss Attacked by a night fighter and crashed near Lemforde in Lower Saxony. The aircraft was operating in an ABC capacity

Last Name
HOPKINS
Given Names
Thomas Alan
Service Number
430128
Date of Birth
29/04/1924
Birth Location
Cardiff Wales
Enlistment Date
16/12/1942
Enlistment Location
Melbourne
1Wags Start Date
04/03/1943
Course Details
WAGS Course 36
Intake Date
04/03/1943
Kill Date or Discharge Date
13/08/1944 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
101 SQN
Rank
Flight Sergeant
Operations
Flying battle Brunswick Germany
Date of Death
13/08/1944
Age
20
Cemetery / Memorial
Hanover War Cemetery Germany
Notes

Previous service !st Aust. Army Sign. Operation Braunschweig Reason for Loss Attacked by a night fighter and crashed near Lemforde in Lower Saxony. The aircraft was operating in an ABC capacity

Posting on Death
101 Squadron
NAA Status
OPEN USB
1WAGS - HOPKINS Thomas Alan - Service Number 430128

Acknowledgements

National Archives of AustraliaUBC Web DesignCity of BallaratDepartment of Veterans+39 AffairsAustralian War MemorialRSL Virtual War Memorial