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17-May-2016
17-May-2016

Photographs supplied by Neil Follett

A stained glass window is divided into two sections, with the left showing two airmen in flying gear, including parachutes, and the The right section depicting a reli­gious scene with a shield shaped plaque de­picting the badge of 615 Country of Surrey Squadron Auxiliary Air Force, commemorates Squadron Leader David William McCormack, D.F.C. and Bar, who was killed in action in World War Two.

He was killed in a non-operational flying accident, flying Spitfire MH460.

Location

Address:Somerville Road, St. Augustine`s Catholic Church, Yarraville, 3013
State:VIC
Area:AUS
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.813625
Long: 144.889462
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Details

Monument Type:Window
Monument Theme:People
Sub-Theme:Military
Actual Event STart Date:10-August-1944
Actual Event End Date:10-August-1944

Dedication

Front Inscription

Erected by the mem­bers of No. 615 Squadron R.A.F. & Friends to the memory of Squadron Leader David William McCormack D.F.C. and Bar.

Killed 10th August 1944.

Whilst serving the Mother Country.

Source: MA,VMR,SKP,NF
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