Flying Officer R. H. WilkinsonPrint Page
The Wilkinson Block of the Ogilvie High School commemorates Flying Officer R. H. Wilkinson who was serving with 5 Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force (R.A.A.F.) n. RAAF when he was accidentally killed at Cryon, NBew South Wales in September 1942 in the crash of Wirraway A20-288.
|Address:||228 New Town Road, Ogilvie High School, New Town, 7008|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -42.856058|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||28-September-1942|
|Actual Event End Date:||28-September-1942|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1997|
W Block is named in memory of Mr R. H. Wilkinson who as the first boy Head Prefect in 1937. He died serving australia as a Royal Australian Air Force officer in 1942.
Donated by the 1997 Prefect Board