17 January 1917
4 Squadron, Australian Flying Corps sail for France. No. 4 Squadron was the final AFC squadron formed in WWI.
What's New At the Memorial
My heart stops. There he is.
At the end of another endless click of the mouse – it’s him. Harry. My grandfather. Hiding in plain sight on the Australian War Memorial website.
On 20 November 1917, Lieutenant John Clifford Peel wrote a letter that would become the inspiration for the Royal Flying Doctor Service.
Don Barnby celebrated his 21st birthday while on patrol in Vietnam.