CROUCH, ALEXANDER HEADLEY
|Service:||Royal Australian Air Force|
|Date of Birth:||21 September 1919|
|Place of Birth:||Roma, Queensland, Australia|
|Date of Death:||2 September 1943 (Aged 23 years)|
|Units:||No. 20 Squadron, RAAF †|
No. 1 Service Flying Training School, RAAF
No. 3 Operational Training Unit, RAAF
No. 3 Aircraft Depot, RAAF
|12 September 1940||Enlisted with the Royal Australian Air Force.|
Aircraftman 1st Class on Enlistment.
Posted to No. 3 Recruit Depot, RAAF, Amberley.
|6 October 1940||Posted to No. 3 School of Technical Training, RAAF, Ultimo.|
|1 December 1940||Posted to No. 1 Engineering School, RAAF, Ascot Vale.|
|12 March 1941||Posted to No. 1 Service Flying Training School, RAAF, Point Cook.|
|1 October 1941||Promoted to Leading Aircraftman.|
|5 January 1942||Posted to No. 1 Engineering School, RAAF, Ascot Vale.|
|11 April 1942||Aircraftman 1st Class on Remustering as Fitter IIE.|
|17 April 1942||Posted to No. 3 Aircraft Depot, RAAF, Amberley.|
|1 October 1942||Promoted to Leading Aircraftman.|
|26 April 1943||Posted to No. 3 Operational Training Unit, RAAF, Rathmines.|
|25 June 1943||Appointed member of aircraft crew.|
|16 July 1943||Posted to No. 1 Reserve Personnel Pool, RAAF.|
|30 July 1943||Posted to No. 20 Squadron, RAAF.|
|2 September 1943 †||Catalina A24-50: Aircraft missing during sea mining operation.|
|THIS PERSON HAS NO KNOWN GRAVE|
||5 feet 10 inches
World War 2 Nominal Roll
Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour
National Archives of Australia [NAA] 1948, CROUCH ALEXANDER HEADLEY : Service Number - 23560 : Date of birth - 21 Sep 1919 : Place of birth - ROMA QLD : Place of enlistment - BRISBANE : Next of Kin - CROUCH GWEN, A9301, 23560.
Record updated on 15 May 2018.
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