Langdon, John Allan

Personal Details

First nameJohn
Middle nameAllan
Date of birth05/08/1923
Place of birthMuttaburra, QLD
Date of death12/10/2001


John was born in Muttaburra, son of William Henry, butcher, and Flora M Robinson .
Children of William and Flora:
John Allan – 5/08/1923
William Conway – 12/05/1925

He served in the Royal Australian Navy in World War II.

His ashes are interred at Mount Gravatt Cemetery, Brisbane next to his wife’s ashes [Location MEM – 12A-64]

School Records

Muttaburra State School
Start Date1930
Finish Date12/1936

War Records


ServiceRoyal Australian Navy
Service numberB3687
Date of enlistment26/04/1942
Locality of enlistmentAngora Park, Muttaburra, QLD
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, QLD
Next of kinMary Langdon
Date of discharge18/02/1946
Posting at dischargeHMAS Moreton
RankAble Seaman
Prisoner of war