LEST WE FORGET

Sergeant Shirley WADDINGTON

Service No: 92033
Born: Launceston TAS, 8 January 1922
Enlisted in the RAAF: 27 November 1941
Unit: RAAF Command, Allied Air Forces Headquarters, Brisbane QLD
Died: Illness, Queensland, 13 June 1943, Aged 21 Years
Cremated: Mount Thomson Crematorium, Brisbane QLD
CWGC Additional Information: Daughter of Lewis James Waddington and Jessie Beatrice Waddington, of Mount Evelyn, Victoria
Roll of Honour: Devonport TAS
Remembered: Queensland Cremation Memorial Brisbane
Remembered: Panel 117, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT

On 13 June 1943, Sergeant Waddington, a Clerk General, died of an illness at No. 8 Field Station Sick quarters.

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, 166/43/220

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