Pilot Officer

Desmond Thomas Austen

Conflict: 
WW2
Additional Information: 

Son of Arthur James Austen and of Ada Mary Austen (nee Hills), of Hastings, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.

References:
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NZ WAR GRAVES

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Casualty

Service Number: 
404881
Name:
Desmond Thomas Austen
Rank: 
Pilot Officer
Date of Birth:
Not known
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Armed Force: 
Air Force
Unit:
Royal New Zealand Air Force, 235 Squadron

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Accidental death on active service
Date of Death:
13 January 1942
Day of Death:
Tuesday
Age at Death: 
22
Conflict: 
WW2

Embarkation Details

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
Panel 115.
Cemetery Location: 
United Kingdom
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