Roll of Honour John Cecil Smith

Service number 39183
Rank Leading Aircraftman
Unit RAAF Station Port Moresby
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 22 April 1947
Place of Death Port Moresby, Papua, Papua New Guinea, New Guinea1
Cause of Death Accidental (Ground Accident)
Cemetery or Memorial Details Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Bomana, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Source AWM148 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Air Force

Location on the Roll of Honour

John Cecil Smith's name is located at panel 97 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

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Personal Service Records

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War Graves

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