Roll of Honour Colin Hedley Leach

Service number 41352
Rank Sergeant
Unit No. 1 Wireless Air Gunners School
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict Eligibility Date Second World War, 1939-1947
Date of Death 09 September 1945
Place of Death Heidelberg, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Cause of Death Illness
Cemetery or Memorial Details Springvale War Cemetery, Springvale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Source AWM148 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Air Force

Location on the Roll of Honour

Colin Hedley Leach's name is located at panel 116 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

Colin Hedley Leach's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Tue 11 April 2023 at 9:40pm

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.