Group Captain John Raeburn Balmer

Service number 68
Ranks Held Group Captain, Wing Commander
Birth Date 03 July 1910
Death Date 11 May 1944
Death Place Belgium
Final Rank Group Captain
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Units
Place Belgium
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1942-06-11
Published in London Gazette in 1944-04-18
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1944-04-27

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Timeline

Date of birth 03 July 1910
Other units 01 June 1940 Commanding Officer No 13 Squadron.
Date promoted 01 January 1941 Wing commander.
Other units 19 January 1942 Commanding Officer No 7 Squadron.
Other units 18 March 1942 Commanding Officer No 100 Squadron.
Other units 18 August 1943 Commanding Officer No 467 Squadron.
Date promoted 01 December 1943 Group captain.
Date of death 11 May 1944