LEST WE FORGET

Leading Aircraftman Albert Edward DAVIS

Service No: 88842
Born: Yarraville VIC, 12 February 1900
Enlisted in the RAAF: 31 December 1943 (at Hobart TAS)
Unit: No. 3 Aircraft Depot, RAAF Station Amberley QLD
Died: Illness, Heidelberg VIC, 25 February 1945, Aged 45 Years
Buried: Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne VIC
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Francis Waterford Davis and Martha Davis; husband of Ruby Davis, of Aberfeldie
Roll of Honour: Unknown
Remembered: Panel 113, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 31 August 1944, Leading Aircraftman Davis, a Clerk Stores, was admitted to No. 6 RAAF Hospital, Heidelberg, seriously ill. He died on 25 February 1945 from broncho pneumonia.

References:

Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records (RAAF Casualty Information compiled by Alan Storr (409804))
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
Department of Veterans’ Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 166/9/487

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