Fowler, Harry John (Flight Lieutenant, b.1921 - d.1945)

Accession Number PR03029
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 2 wallets: 4 cm
Object type Photograph, Log book
Maker Commonwealth of Australia
Fowler, Harry John
Place made Australia
Date made 1942-1945
Access Open
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

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Flying log book relating to the service of 415636 Flight Lieutenant Harry John Fowler, RAAF, 1942-1945. Flt Lt Fowler trained at Cunerdin and Geraldton SFTS in Western Australia, New South Wales and in Victoria at 1 OTU and East Sale. He died in New Guinea, 13 March 1945, when he was serving with 100 Squadron RAAF. The collection contains two photographs of Flight Lieutenant Fowler, with air crew at Tadji, New Guinea where he served with 100 Squadron, RAAF. His log book records that he flew Beaufort Bombers from 1943 to 1945, including A9-557, which is now in the Australian War Memorial's collection. Collection includes a conservation copy of the Flying log book.