Flight Sergeant Donald Murray Easton

Service number 432498
Birth Date 1924-07-26
Birth Place Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Essendon
Death Date 1945-03-21
Death Place Germany
Final Rank Flight Sergeant
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Unit No. 61 Squadron (RAF)
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945

Flight Sergeant Donald Murray Easton enlisted to the Royal Australian Air Force on 2 January 1943. After a period of training in Australia and the United Kingdom, he served as a wireless operator with 61 Squadron, based in England. With this squadron, Flight Sergeant Easton participated in bombing operations on strategic locations in Germany. On 21 March 1945, Flight Sergeant Easton and his crew were killed in a flying battle over Germany. He is buried at Durnbach War Cemetery, Germany.


  • Roll of Honour:

    No. 61 Squadron (RAF)
    Second World War, 1939-1945
    Flight Sergeant


Date of birth 26 July 1924
Date of enlistment 02 January 1943
Date of death 21 March 1945