Roll of Honour Russell Henry Gordon

Service number N161915
Rank Private
Unit 2 Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 26 May 1943
Place of Death Australia
Cause of Death Illness
Cemetery or Memorial Details Bellingen Cemetery, Bellingen, New South Wales, Australia
Source AWM147 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, 2nd AIF (Australian Imperial Force) and CMF (Citizen Military Force)

Location on the Roll of Honour

Russell Henry Gordon's name is located at panel 96 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

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War Graves

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