Newton, William E (Flight Lieutenant, VC, 22nd Sqn, RAAF b: 1919. d: 1943)

Unit No. 22 Squadron
Place Oceania: New Guinea, Mubo Salamaua Area, Salamaua
Accession Number PR83/021
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 20 ITEMS
Object type Papers
Maker Newton, William Ellis
Date made 1939-1956
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/071/037
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

FLYING LOGOOK AND CORRESPONDENCE RELATED TO THE SERVICE AND LATER AWARD OF THE VC TO FLT/LT NEWTON FOR AIR ACTION OVER SALAMAUA ON 16 MARCH 1943. LETTERS OF CONDOLENCE AND INFORMATION CONCERNING HIS DEATH ARE ALSO INCLUDED