William Williams (2)

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William Williams was a science student at the Ballarat School of Mines from 1933 to 1936, where he achieved his mining engineering certificate.[1] He was awarded a £100 scholarship in engineering.[2]

During World War Two, Williams enlisted in 1941 and served in the R.A.A.F. as a Sergeant Pilot. He was reported missing after taking part in a raid in Germany on May 4th, 1943.[3] It was later reported that he was killed in action following that air raid.[4]



See also

Ballarat School of Mines

World War Two



  1. Ballarat School of Mines, Student Magazines.
  2. The Ballarat Courier, 'Airman Missing', 13/05/1943.
  3. The Ballarat Courier, 'Airman Missing', 13/05/1943.
  4. The Ballarat Courier, 'Airman's Death', 25/08/1943.

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--C.G.H. 13:34, 27 June 2018 (AEST)

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