LEST WE FORGET

Corporal Mavis Myrtle BURROWES

Service No: 91725
Born: Tanunda SA, 11 October 1914
Enlisted in the RAAF: 10 January 1942
Unit: No. 4 Embarkation Depot, Adelaide SA
Died: Illness, Adelaide, 15 August 1943, Aged 28 Years
Buried: Adelaide (Centennial Park) Cemetery, SA
CWGC Additional Information: Daughter of Albert Willie Theodore and Emma Matilda Obst; wife of William Thomas Burrowes, of St. Morris
Roll of Honour: Brighton SA
Remembered: Panel 117, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: World War II Honour Roll, National War Memorial of SA, North Terrace, Adelaide

On 15 August 1943, Corporal Burrowes, a Cook, died of an illness at the RAAF Wing, Royal Adelaide Hospital.

References:

Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
Department of Veteran’s Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 166/6/229

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