Biography

Birth date: 27 September 1920
Final rank: Squadron Leader
Service number: 407662 - Second World War, 1939-1945
Units:
  • No. 452 Squadron
  • No. 453 Squadron

Rolls and Awards

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Flying Cross

  • Unit: No. 453 Squadron
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection Items

Timeline

Date of birth 1920-09-27
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs) 1940-12-10
Other units 1941 No 11 Service Flying Training School, Canada.
Other units 1941 No 5 Initial Training School.
Other units 1941 No 53 Operational Training Unit, England.
Other units 1941 No 59 Operational Training Unit, England.
Other units 1941 No 9 Elementary Flying Training School.
Other units 1942 No 46 Squadron.
Other units 1942-01-04 No 79 Squadron.
Date promoted 1942-01-28 Flying officer.
Date promoted 1942-11-05 Acting flight lieutenant.
Other units 1942-11-05 No 453 Squadron.
Date promoted 1943-05-11 Acting squadron leader.
Other units 1943-05-11 Commanding Officer No 453 Squadron.
Date promoted 1943-07-28 Flight lieutenant.
Date promoted 1944-02-10 Flight lieutenant.
Other units 1944-10-31 No 457 Squadron.
Other units 1945-06-04 Commanding Officer NO 452 Squadron.