LEST WE FORGET

Corporal Norman Roy AUSTIN

Service No: 3784
Born: Albert Park VIC, 7 December 1897
Enlisted in the Army: 9 September 1918
Unit: Training Depot, Australian Flying Corps
Died: Illness (Pneumonia and Influenza), Perth WA, 26 December 1918, Aged 21 Years
Buried: Perth War Cemetery and Annex, Karrakatta WA
CWGC Additional Information: No additional information
Place of Association: Brunswick VIC
Remembered: Panel 188, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

Corporal Austin was a member of s special draft recruited for the Flying Corps.  He embarked at Adelaide on HMAT Boonah on 22 October 1918, but became ill and was disembarked at Fremantle and held at the Woodman Point Quarantine Station where he died on 26 December 1918.

References:

Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record B2455, AUSTIN N R

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