Roll of Honour Leonard Thomas McGlinchey

Service number O4421
Rank Squadron Leader
Unit No. 91 (Composite) Wing
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Conflict/Operation Korea, 1950-1953
Conflict Eligibility Date Korea, 1950-1953
Date of Death 16 July 1953
Place of Death Korea
Cause of Death Accidental (Aircraft crash)
Cemetery or Memorial Details United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea
Source AWM149 Roll of Honour cards, Korea
Notes Killed in action while serving on attachment to No 77 Squadron, RAAF

Location on the Roll of Honour

Leonard Thomas McGlinchey's name is located at panel 2 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

The Office of Australian War Graves has the location and other information about war graves and memorials. Search the records of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission for details about First and Second World War graves.

Roll of Honour name projection

Leonard Thomas McGlinchey's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Tue 24 January 2023 at 2:00am
  • Tue 25 April 2023 at 1:49am

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.