Edward Arthur RUSSELL

Male 1914 - 1950  (36 years)


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  • Name Edward Arthur RUSSELL 
    Born 1914  Colac, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 8 Jul 1940 to 29 Apr 1941  [2
    World War 2 
    • Service Record
      Name RUSSELL, EDWARD ARTHUR 
      Service Australian Army 
      Service Number VX43434 
      Date of Birth 18 Oct 1914
      Place of Birth COLAC, VIC 
      Date of Enlistment 8 Jul 1940 
      Locality on Enlistment SUNSHINE, VIC 
      Place of Enlistment CAULFIELD, VIC 
      Next of Kin RUSSELL, MARIE 
      Date of Discharge 29 Apr 1941
      Rank Private 
      Posting at Discharge 2 TRAINING BATTALION 
      WW2 Honours and Gallantry None for display
      Prisoner of War No
    Military Service 8 Oct 1942 to 20 Dec 1945  [3
    World War 2 
    • Service Record
      Name RUSSELL, EDWARD ARTHUR 
      Service Royal Australian Air Force 
      Service Number 119370 
      Date of Birth 8 Oct 1914
      Place of Birth COLAC, VIC 
      Date of Enlistment 8 Oct 1942 
      Locality on Enlistment SUNSHINE 
      Place of Enlistment MELBOURNE, VIC 
      Next of Kin RUSSELL, MARIE 
      Date of Discharge 20 Dec 1945
      Rank Leading Aircraftman 
      Posting at Discharge 5 AIRFIELD CONSTRUCTION SQUADRON 
      WW2 Honours and Gallantry None for display
      Prisoner of War No 
    FamilySearch ID 9HF1-4GD 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=9HF1-4GD 
    Died 1950  Hamilton, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I541  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 25 Apr 2017 

    Father Edward RUSSELL,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Margaret Adeline POWELL,   b. 1894, Colac, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1948, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 1914  Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F563  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1914 - Colac, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1950 - Hamilton, Victoria, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S31] Great War Index Victoria 1914-1920, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1997), 1914/30198.

    2. [S72] WW2 Nominal Roll [database on-line], (http://www.ww2roll.gov.au), Service Number VX43434.

    3. [S72] WW2 Nominal Roll [database on-line], (http://www.ww2roll.gov.au), RAAF Service Number 119370.

    4. [S80] Death Index Victoria 1921-1985, (Melbourne, The Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, 1998), 1950/16968.