Squadron Leader Keith William Truscott, DFC, Bar, MiD

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Squadron Leader Keith William Truscott, DFC, Bar, MiD

Also Known As: "Bluey"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Prahran, Stonnington City, VIC, Australia
Death: March 28, 1943 (26)
Exmouth, Shire of Exmouth, WA, Australia
Place of Burial: Karrakatta, City of Nedlands, WA, Australia
Immediate Family:

Son of William Edward Truscott and Mabel Maude Truscott
Brother of Constance Maude Truscott; Doris May Truscott and Joan Carmel Truscott

Occupation: Pilot
Managed by: Peter James Davidson
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About Squadron Leader Keith William Truscott, DFC, Bar, MiD

Keith William "Bluey" Truscott, DFC & Bar (17 May 1916 – 28 March 1943) was a World War II ace fighter pilot and Australian rules footballer with the Melbourne Football Club.
After joining the Royal Australian Air Force in 1940, he became the second-highest-scoring Australian World War II ace, credited with 20 confirmed victories and 5 unconfirmed victories.

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Squadron Leader Keith William Truscott, DFC, Bar, MiD's Timeline

1916
May 17, 1916
Prahran, Stonnington City, VIC, Australia
1943
March 28, 1943
Age 26
Exmouth, Shire of Exmouth, WA, Australia
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Karrakatta, City of Nedlands, WA, Australia