Flight Lieutenant Kenneth Albert Richards

Service number 400104
Birth Date 14 February 1920
Final Rank Flight Lieutenant
Service Royal Australian Air Force
Units
Conflict/Operation Second World War, 1939-1945
Gazettes Published in London Gazette in 1944-03-24
Published in London Gazette in 1945-06-05
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1945-06-14
Published in Commonwealth Gazette in 1944-03-30

Rolls

  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    No. 3 Squadron (RAF)
    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945
    Rank
    Flight Lieutenant
    London Gazette
    24 March 1944 on page 1390 at position 1
    Commonwealth Gazette
    30 March 1944 on page 737 at position 12
  • Honours and Awards:

    Unit
    No. 3 Squadron
    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945
    Rank
    Flight Lieutenant
    London Gazette
    05 June 1945 on page 2847 at position 1
    Commonwealth Gazette
    14 June 1945 on page 1302 at position 4
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945
  • Honours and Awards (Recommendation):

    Conflict
    Second World War, 1939-1945

Timeline

Date of birth 14 February 1920
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs) 27 May 1940 Aircraftman.
Date promoted 22 July 1940 Leading aircraftman.
Date promoted 12 January 1941 Sergeant.
Date promoted 01 October 1941 Flight sergeant.
Date promoted 01 August 1942 Warrant officer.
Date promoted 01 October 1942 Pilot offier.
Date promoted 01 April 1943 Flying officer.
Other units 14 August 1943 No 3 Squadron.
Date promoted 01 October 1944 Flight lieutenant.
Other units 08 March 1945 Temporary Commanding Officer No 3 Squadron.
Date of discharge 13 December 1945