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John Roberson

Admitted to:

RAF Hospital Cosford. RAF Hospital Tourquay (20/10/41)

Date of Injury:

20/08/1941

D.O.B/Age when admitted:

30

Cause of Incident:

Crashed. Flying incident.

Transferred to QVH:

19/01/1942

Injuries:

Multiple Burns

No. of Operations at East Grinstead:

3



IDENTITY CARD

This is to certify that the patient mentioned below and whose description is stated hereon is the authorised holder of this Identity card.


Forename:

John L.

Surname:

Roberson

Service No:

402577

Nationality:

Australian


Awards/Honours:

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Patient Unit:

No.16 OTU

Profession:

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Patient Rank:

Plt Off

Death:

18/02/1996

Age at Death:

84yrs

Dr Rank:

Dr Unit:

Notes:

Roberson joined the RAAF in 1940 and was sent to Canada to train as a navigator. Following completion of his course he was posted to England, joining Bomber Command.

Glossary:

OTU - Operational Training Unit

Further Reading:

References:

'John L. Roberson', The Guinea Pig, January 1997, p. 4.