Roll of Honour:
William Ellis Newton
Service Number: 250748
Rank: Flight Lieutenant
Unit: No. 22 Squadron
Service: Royal Australian Air Force
Conflict / Operation: Second World War, 1939-1945
Conflict eligibility date: Second World War, 1939-1947
The official commencement and cut-off dates for inclusion in the Roll of Honour and the Commemorative Roll.
Date of death: 29 March 1943
Place of death: New Guinea
Cause of death: Execution
Cemetery or memorial details: Lae War Cemetery, 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
William Ellis Newton's name is located at 101 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial .