Ron Young (443716)Sergeant

    Young was 20 years old when he was accidentally killed on 13th May 1945, near Sandilong Avenue and Fourteenth Street in Mildura.

    Young was flying in Wirraway A20-650 when he was involved in a mid-air collision with Wirraway A20-175 piloted by Sergeant J.G.T. Read. Sergeant Read returned to base in A20-175 despite some wing damage.

    Acknowledgement – Bill Williams, Main Beach, QLD.