BAULDERSTONE, Dennis Leslie

Plane was an Avro Anson AW878 which crashed at Lady Julia Percy Island, off Port Fairy Victoria after it set out on a navigation sortie from its Mount Gambier base. Four crew were lost and their bodies were never recovered.

Last Name
BAULDERSTONE
Given Names
Dennis Leslie
Service Number
416112
Date of Birth
21/02/1921
Birth Location
Unley S.A
Enlistment Date
29/03/1941
Enlistment Location
Adelaide
1Wags Start Date
01/05/1941
Course Details
WAGS Course 13, WAGS Course 15
Intake Date
01/05/1941
Finish Date
15/12/1941
To
2 BAGS
Kill or Discharge Date
15/02/1944 (Killed)
Discharge Unit
2 AOS
Rank
Flight Sergeant
Operations
Missing non-op. Flight Lady Julia Percy Island Australia.
Date of Death
15/02/1944
Age
22
Cemetery / Memorial
Sydney Memorial NSW
Medals
Air Gunners badge 1939-45 Star Pacific Star War medal 1939-45
Notes

Plane was an Avro Anson AW878 which crashed at Lady Julia Percy Island, off Port Fairy Victoria after it set out on a navigation sortie from its Mount Gambier base. Four crew were lost and their bodies were never recovered.

Posting on Death
2 Air Observers School Mt Gambier
NAA Status
DIGITIZED
1WAGS - BAULDERSTONE Dennis - Service Number 416112 (edited-2)
1WAGS - BAULDERSTONE Dennis - Service Number 416112 (edited-2)
1WAGS - BAULDERSTONE Dennis Leslie - Service Number 416112 (edited-1)
1WAGS - BAULDERSTONE Dennis Leslie - Service Number 416112 (Memorial_edited-1)

Acknowledgements

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