Difference between revisions of "John Gordon Nicholson"
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|Date of Birth||24 Mar 1920|
|Place of Birth||Kelmscott, Western Australia|
|Death||27 Feb 1942, aged 21|
|Place of Death||Off Queensland, Australia|
|Age at Enlistment||20 years, 5 months|
|Address||Victoria Park, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Father , Mr Joseph Nicholson|
|Date of Enlistment||11 Sep 1940|
|Unit/Formation||SHQ Port Moresby|
|Post War Details|
|Australian War Memorial||Australian War Memorial|
Police-Inspector J. Nicholson, who recently left Geraldton on transfer to Fremantle, has received advice to the effect that his son (Sergeant J. Nicholson), who was a wireless operator-air gunner in the Royal Australian Air Force, has been posted missing as a result of an aircraft accident and also that no hope can be held for his survival.
John is commemorated on Panel 6 at the Rookwood Memorial.
- Geraldton Guardian and Express (WA:1929-1947) Tuesday 10 March 1942, page 4.