Parkes War Cemetery

 

 

 

Data and Photos gathered and compiled by Faithe Jones

 

PLOT NO SURNAME CHRISTIAN NAME DATE OF BIRTH DATE OF DEATH AGE HEADSTONE INSCRIPTION NOTES
Plot A Row D Grave 1 ARTHUR Keith 18.08.1920  Booleroo Centre SA 25.12.1942 22 yrs No Headstone Photo Sergeant 416736 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of Robert Roy & Lucy Arthur of Booleroo Centre, South Australia; husband of Ruth Arthur of Graceville Queensland.  Enlisted Adelaide.  No digital records available
Methodist Sec R Grave 16 ARTHUR William Charles 13.07.1906     Yahl Paddock, SA 15.06.1942 35 yrs No Headstone Photo Sergeant 61516 Royal Australian Air Force.  Sonof Edmund William & Margaret Ann Arthur of Prospect, South Australia.  Enlisted Parkes. Digital record of Douglas Dakoa Accident at www.naa.gov.au
Plot A Row D Grave 2 BISHOP Thomas Anthony 18.02.1923    East Fremantle WA 21.08.1943 20 yrs No Headstone Photo Flying Officer 415890 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of William James Bishop & Fanny Bishop of Fremantle Western Australia.  Enlisted Perth WA.  No digital records available
Plot A Row A Grave 2 BOYD Ernest Leonard 16.08.1917  Townsville Qld 01.05.1947 29 yrs No Headstone Photo Sergeant QX23867 AIF 1st Cinema Unit Australian Army Amenities Service.  Son of Hans Christian & Daisy Bird Boyd, of Kalinga Queensland.  Enlisted Brisbane Qld.  No digital records available
R C Sect A C Grave 12 CARNEY Robert Patrick 25.08.1922    Scone NSW 09.05.1942 19 yrs No Headstone Photo Aircraftman 1st Class 61059 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of George & Beatrice May Carney of Coonabarabran.  Enlisted Sydney. Digital records available at www.naa.gov.au
C of E Gn 5 DANILENKO Anatoly   25.04.1968   No Headstone Photo Capt. 235250 AATTV(RAINF) - no digital records available
Plot A Row D Grave 9 FOSTER William Ernest Lyall   29.05.1945 28 yrs No Headstone Photo Pilot Officer 443813 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of William Ernest & Wilinfred Elizabeth Foster of Sydney; husband of Rosemary Veronica Foster of Roma Queensland.  Digital records available at www.naa.gov.au
Plot A Row D Grave 15 FRY Victor Morwick 12.06.1921  Northcote Vic. 24.06.1945 24 yrs  No Headstone Photo Sergeant 449074 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of Victor Charles and Anne Eileen Fry of Northcote Victoria. Enlisted Melbourne.  Digital records of  Beaufighter A8 accident at www.naa.gov.au
Plot A Row A Grave 1 GAYLARD Stanley Eric 23.04.1927   Colac Vic. 24.06.1946 19 yrs No Headstone Photo Lance Corporal VX500480 AIF 19th Wks Coy Australian Army Labour Service.  Son of Robert Charles Henry and Elizabeth May Gaylard of East Coburg Victoria.  Enlisted Watsonia Vic.  No digital records available
Presb. Sec CI Grave 2 GRAY George Campbell 14.11.1915     Kew Vic. 25.06.1942 26 yrs No Headstone Photo Leading Aircraftman 411897 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of Roland Vectis Gray and Elizabeth Jane Gray of Kew Victoria.  Enlisted Sydney.  Digital records of Wackett Trainer A3 accident available at www.naa.gov.au
Plot A Row D Grave 16 HARRIS Leonard Keith 06.12.1916  Sydney, NSW 21.08.1945 28 yrs No Headstone Photo Flight Lieutenant 403736 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of Aubrey Gladstone Harris & Rebecca Jane Harris of Sydney; husband of Patricia Jean Harris of Elizabeth Bay.  Enlisted Sydney - no digital records available
Plot A Row D Grave 14 LORRAINE Daniel 11.05.1920  Brisbane Qld. 24.06.1945 25 yrs No Headstone Photo Flight Sergeant 430916 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of Cosmo Fraser Lorraine & Anne Dorothy Lorraine of East Melbourne Vic.  Enlisted Melbourne - no digital records available
Plot A Row D Grave 11 MACIVER Murdoch Ian Lochghair 27.09.1924  Bundaberg, Qld 06.06.1945 20 yrs No Headstone Photo Flying Officer 435243 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of Murdoch and Frances Maude MacIver of Mackay Queensland  Enlisted Brisbane - no digital records available
Plot A Row D Grave 6 McNAMARA Lance Alexander 06.05.1925  Marrickville, NSW 18.04.1944 18 yrs No Headstone Photo Leading Aircraftman 439490 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of Walter & Annie Louisa McNamara of Moree.  Enlisted Woolloomooloo - digital records available at www.naa.gov.au
Plot A Row D Grave 8 PAGE Samuel 23.05.1887  Newcastle NSW 08.03.1945 57 yrs No Headstone Photo Private N391419 A C M F 31st Grn Bt. Australian Infantry.  Son of Henry & Alice Page; husband of Mary Lanyon Georgina Page of Maclean.  Enlisted Paddington, NSW - no digital records available
Anz/R/8 2/1/73 POWTER Douglas Roy J   07.02.1967   No Headstone Photo Private 2782783, 6 RAR,  Ashes placed.
Plot A Row D Grave 12 ROBERTS Stanley Russell 21.04.1924  Donnybrook WA 24.06.1945 21 yrs No Headstone Photo Flying Officer 427225 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of William Alexander and Cecil May Roberts of North Cottesloe, Western Australia.  Enlisted Perth - no digital records available
Plot A Row D Grave 3 STRATTON Arthur John 09.12.1920  Edgecliffe, NSW 04.01.1944 23 yrs No Headstone Photo Sergeant 20748 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of John & Beatrice Bella Stratton of Enfield NSW.  Enlisted Sydney - no digital records available
C of E Sec 224 Grave 4 STUBBS William Bowe 07.04.1917  Narrogin WA 25.06.1942 25 yrs No Headstone Photo Pilot Officer 415284 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of William & Margaret Ada Subbs; husband of Kathleen Joyce Stubbs of South Perth, WA.  Enlisted Perth WA - no digital records available
R C Sect A C Grave 11 WAKEFIELD John William Henry 18.12.1912  Dubbo NSW 20.05.1942 29 yrs No Headstone Photo Driver 199092 A C M F 4th Aux Horse Tpt Coy. Australian Army Service Corps.  Son of Mr & Mrs. J W Wakefield, of Parkes NSW  Enlisted Parkes NSW - no digital records available
Plot A Row D Grave 4 WALFORD Cecil George 19.08.1918  Newtown, NSW 04.01.1944 25 yrs No Headstone Photo Flight Sergeant 412773 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of George Abram Walford and Dorothy Walford, of Sydney; husband of Doris Lillian Walford of Thornleigh.  Enlisted Sydney - digital records available at www.naa.gov.au
Plot A Row D Grave 7 WATKINS Arthur 21.10.1920    Euroa Vic. 07.12.1944 24 yrs  No Headstone Photo Flying Officer 435058 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of George & Fanny Louisa Watkins of Euroa Victoria.  Enlisted Melbourne Vic. - digital records available at www.naa.gov.au
Plot A Row D Grave 13 WATSON Morris Pearce 25.04.1921   Wagin WA 24.06.1945 24 yrs  No Headstone Photo Warrant Officer 29256 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of William John & Hilda Blanche Eva Watson of Albany WA.  Enlisted Perth WA - no digital records available
Plot A Row D Grave 10 WEATHERSON Charles Neil 26.10.1923  Melbourne Vic. 29.05.1945 21 yrs  No Headstone Photo Flying Officer 431676 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of Charles Edward & Bertha Stuart Weatherson; husband of Yvonne Mary Grant Weatherson of Glebe NSW.  Enlisted Melbourne - no digital records available
Plot A Row D Grave 5 WILLIAMS Arthur Edward 17.07.1921  Parkes NSW 18.04.1944 22 yrs No Headstone Photo Leading Aircraftman 439507 Royal Australian Air Force.  Son of Arthur Heber Williams and Elsie Janet Williams; husband of Margaret Williams of Maroubra.  Enlistd Sydney.  - digital records available at www.naa.gov.au

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