Gordon Kevin Johnson
From Our Contribution
|Date of Birth||16 Jul 1918|
|Place of Birth||Northam, Western Australia|
|Death||22 Sep 1972, aged 54|
|Place of Death||Sydney, New South Wales|
|Age at Enlistment||22 years old|
|Address||Prospect road, Armadale, Western Australia|
|Next of Kin||Father , Mr. Clement Michael Johnson|
|Reg Number||W29894 & 415216 (RAAF)|
|Date of Enlistment||30 Jul 1940 & 12 Aug 1941|
|Unit/Formation||No. 5 Service Flying Training School RAAF|
|Post War Details|
Mobilised on 30 Jul 1940, he was undergoing training at the Melville Training Depot when he resigned on 6 Sep 1940 in order to join the RAAF. In the meantime, on 16 Aug 1940 he had been appointed Lance Corporal. Interestingly his enlistment date for the RAAF is nearly 1 year later, 12 Aug 1941.
During 1943 in Melbourne Gordon married Lois Cazna Bruce (1922 - 1985). Son Raymond Bruce Johnson born 9 Dec 1946, d 2004. One other child.
Discharged by the RAAF on 13 Mar 1946.
Electoral Roll records: 1958 at 132 Walker street, North Sydney, clerk; 1963 at 2 Tucker street, Crows Nest, clerk;