Roll of Honour George William Saywell

Service number 414962
Rank Flight Lieutenant
Unit No. 2 Aircraft Depot
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 18 March 1946
Place of Death Japan
Cause of Death Accidental
Cemetery or Memorial Details Labuan Memorial, Labuan, Malaysia
Source AWM148 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Air Force

Location on the Roll of Honour

George William Saywell's name is located at panel 113 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

George William Saywell's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Wed 21 June 2023 at 6:07am
  • Thu 14 September 2023 at 11:06pm
  • Tue 05 December 2023 at 2:30am
  • Wed 03 April 2024 at 5:51am

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.