Roll of Honour Erla Rae Gayton

Service number 102750
Rank Aircraftwoman
Unit 3 Personnel Depot WAAAF
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 29 September 1945
Place of Death Sandgate, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Cause of Death Illness
Cemetery or Memorial Details Lutwyche Cemetery, Lutwyche, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Source AWM148 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Air Force

Location on the Roll of Honour

Erla Rae Gayton's name is located at panel 117 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).


Personal Service Records

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War Graves

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Roll of Honour name projection

Erla Rae Gayton's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Fri 09 June 2023 at 10:30pm
  • Mon 11 September 2023 at 10:25pm
  • Sun 31 December 2023 at 4:15am
  • Tue 12 March 2024 at 11:08pm

These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.