Portrait of Air Marshal Sir Richard Williams, KBE CB DSO, Royal Australian Air Force. Sir Richard was born at Moonta, South Australia, on 1890-08-03 and his career included Commanding Officer 1 ...
ID number010805
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionPortrait of Air Marshal Sir Richard Williams, KBE CB DSO, Royal Australian Air Force. Sir Richard was born at Moonta, South Australia, on 1890-08-03 and his career included Commanding Officer 1 Squadron, Australian Flying Corps (AFC), 1917-1918; 40 Wing, RAF, 1918; Chief of the Air Staff, RAAF, 1921-1938; Air Officer Administration Coastal Command, RAF, 1939; Air Member for Organisation and Equipment, RAAF, 1941-1942; RAAF Representative Joint Chiefs of Staff, Washington, 1942-1946; Director General Australian Civil Aviation, 1946-1955.