Corporal Geoffrey Russell CARY

Service No: 18051
Born: Urana NSW, 22 August 1916
Enlisted in the RAAF: 19 August 1940
Unit: No. 6 Squadron
Died: Illness, Milne Bay, PNG, 14 December 1943, Aged 27 Years
Buried: Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery PNG
CWGC Additional Information: Son of Charles Henry and Stella Maria Cary; husband of Irene Roma Cary, of Cullivel, New South Wales
Roll of Honour: Urana NSW
Remembered: Panel 99, Commemorative Area, Australian War Memorial, Canberra ACT
Remembered: Lockhart and District War Memorial, Lockhart NSW

Corporal Cary, a Fitter II Engines, died of Malaria/Nephritis on 14 December 1943. He was admitted to No. 2 Medical Receiving Station on 19 November 1943 with Pyelo Nephritis. During his stay in hospital he contracted malaria and he died on 14 December 1943.


Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour On-Line Records
Commonwealth War Graves Commission On-Line Records
Department of Veterans’ Affairs On-Line WWII Nominal Roll
National Archives of Australia On-Line Record A705, 166/7/271
Register of War Memorials in New South Wales On-Line

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