War grave of 420032 Warrant Officer Alexander Edward McGee

Accession Number AWM2017.1151.2.11
Collection type Photograph
Object type Print
Maker Guy, Jan
Place made France: Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur, Bouches-du-Rhone, Marseilles, Mazargues War Cemetery
Date made c 1948
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

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Temporary cross erected at the gravesite of 420032 Warrant Officer (WO) Alexander Edward McGee, 458 Squadron, RAAF, in Marseilles. WO McGee was lost at sea after his aircraft was shot down on 8 April 1944. He was buried with 'unknown' status at Lagoubron Cemetery, Toulon, but after identification in 1948 was reinterred at Mazargues War Cemetery.