Warrant Officer Daryl Hamilton Smith

Service number 411953
Birth Date 1922-09-05
Birth Place Australia: New South Wales, Murwillumbah
Death Date 1943-08-08
Death Place Mediterranean
Final Rank Warrant Officer
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Unit No. 104 Squadron (RAF)
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945

Warrant Officer Daryl Hamilton Smith enlisted to the Royal Australian Air Force on 21 June 1941. He completed his initial pilot training in New South Wales and South Australia, and continued his training in the United Kingdom. Warrant Officer Smith went on to serve as a pilot with 104 Squadron in the Mediterranean. With his unit, he participated in bombing operations over Italy. On 8 August 1943, Warrant Officer Smith died in a flying battle over the Mediterranean Sea. He is commemorated at Malta Memorial, Malta.


  • Roll of Honour:

    No. 104 Squadron (RAF)
    Second World War, 1939-1945
    Warrant Officer


Date of birth 05 September 1922
Date of enlistment 21 June 1941
Date of death 08 August 1943