Flight SergeantNEWELL, REX JOHN

Service Number 423003

Died 15/02/1944

Aged 21

Royal Australian Air Force

Son of Frank Guy and Olive May Newell, of Balgowlah, New South Wales, Australia.

Inscription

GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT HE LAY DOWN HIS LIFE

Buried at GROOTEGAST (OPENDE) PROTESTANT CHURCHYARD

Location: Groningen, Netherlands
Number of casualties: 7

Cemetery/memorial reference: Row 63. Coll. grave 1-7.


Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.