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CALDWELL, LAWRENCE OLIVER CLIVE

Service:Australian Imperial Force
Service Number:VX90608
Rank:Private
Date of Birth:5 March 1909
Place of Birth:Kyabram, Victoria, Australia
Date of Death:11 March 1943 (Aged 34 years)

NAA: B883, VX90608

Timeline

10 February 1943Embarked aboard "Katoomba" at Sydney.
20 February 1943Disembarked at Port Moresby.
11 March 1943 †C-47 41-38662: Aircraft crashed while dropping supplies at Skindewai, New Guinea.
March 1943Buried at Camp Area, Skindewai.
14 July 1943Reburied at Wau Military Cemetery (Block C, Plot A, Row 4).
18 November 1944Reburied at Lae War Cemetery (Plot H, Row C, Grave 12).

Burial Details

Cemetery:LAE WAR CEMETERY
Grave:H. C. 12.

External Links

World War 2 Nominal Roll
Commonwealth War Graves Commission

References

National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1948, CALDWELL LAWRENCE OLIVER CLIVE : Service Number - VX90608 : Date of birth - 05 Mar 1909 : Place of birth - KYABRAM VIC : Place of enlistment - ROYAL PARK VIC : Next of Kin - CALDWELL ELIZABETH, B883, VX90608.

Record updated on 10 April 2018.


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