ITZEROTT, Arthur Rupert

Plane was a Hudson A16-36 shot down by Japanese ground fire while dropping supplies near Soputa.

Last Name
ITZEROTT
Given Names
Arthur Rupert
Service Number
401750
Date of Birth
06/01/1919
Birth Location
Foster VIC.
Enlistment Date
28/03/1941
Enlistment Location
Melbourne
1Wags Start Date
01/05/1941
Course Details
WAGS Course 13
Intake Date
01/05/1941
Finish Date
20/10/1941
To
2 BAGS
Kill or Discharge Date
15/12/1942 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
1 OTU
Rank
Sergeant
Operations
Flying battle New Guinea
Date of Death
15/12/1942
Age
23
Cemetery / Memorial
Port Moresby Bomana War Cemetery
Notes

Plane was a Hudson A16-36 shot down by Japanese ground fire while dropping supplies near Soputa.

Posting on Death
1 Operational Training Unit Bairnsdale Vic.
NAA Status
OPEN

Acknowledgements

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