Service Number: 408668

Rank: Flight Sergeant

Unit: No. 232 Squadron (RAF)

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: 12 August 1943

Place of death: Sicily, Italy

Cause of death: Flying Battle

Cemetery or memorial details: Malta Memorial, Malta

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

Location on the Roll of Honour

Wilfred George Atkinson's name is located at 118 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 Wilfred George Atkinson's is located

Personal Service Records

For information on the service records of those who served in the First World War please see Australian Service Records from World War I on the National Archives of Australia website.

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 Certificate

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