Service Number: O5672

Rank: Pilot Officer

Unit: No. 77 Squadron

Service: Royal Australian Air Force

Conflict / Operation: Korea, 1950-1953

Conflict eligibility date:  Korea, 1950-1953

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Date of death: 11 November 1951

Place of death: Korea

Cause of death: Flying Battle

Cemetery or memorial details: United Nations Memorial Cemetery, Busan, Korea

Notes: Pilot Officer Robertson's body was never recovered and is therefore regarded as missing, presumed killed in action.

Source: AWM149 Roll of Honour cards, Korea

Location on the Roll of Honour

Douglas Merson Robertson's name is located at 2 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 Douglas Merson Robertson's is located

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