Service Number: 410192

Rank: Flying Officer

Unit: No. 100 Squadron

Service: Royal Australian Air Force

Conflict / Operation: Second World War, 1939-1945

Conflict eligibility date:  Second World War, 1939-1947

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Date of death: 20 May 1944

Place of death: Wewak, New Guinea

Cause of death: Flying Battle

Cemetery or memorial details: Lae Memorial, Lae, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea, New Guinea

Source: AWM148 Roll of Honour cards, 1939-1945 War, Air Force

Location on the Roll of Honour

Sydney Louis Anderson's name is located at 104 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).

Plan of Commemorative area showing which panel the name Sydney Louis Anderson's is located

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