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19-February-2016
19-February-2016
Photographs supplied by Neil Follett

A stained glass window commemorates Flight Lieutenant Russell Pugh, who was killed in action in May 1944 during World War Two.  He was flying CAC Boomerang, A46-159.

Location

Address:Art School Road & Tower Road, Geelong Grammar School Chapel, Corio, 3214
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -38.069637
Long: 144.399168
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Window
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:29-May-1944
Actual Event End Date:29-May-1944

Dedication

Front Inscription

S. W. Pacific

Killed on active service

Arafura Sea, 29th May 1944

Flight Lieut. Nigel Russell Pugh 

No. 83 Squadron, R.A.A.F.

Tranquility

They shall hunger no more, neither thirst no more, neither shall the sun light on them nor any heat.

Source: MA
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