Biography

Birth date: 29 January 1894
Birth place: Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Balmain
Death date: 06 July 1918
Final rank: Major
Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918
Units:
  • Australian Flying Corps
  • No. 5 Training Squadron, Australian Flying Corps

Rolls and Awards

First World War Embarkation Roll

  • Rank: Lieutenant
  • Date of embarkation: 16 March 1916
  • Place of embarkation: Melbourne

Honours and Awards : Air Force Cross

  • Unit: Australian Flying Corps
  • Conflict: First World War, 1914-1918

Collection Items

Photograph

PB0751

Group portrait of 23 officers of No 1 Squadron Australian Flying Corps (1 AFC) waiting to embark on troopship A67 Orsova. Believed to be amongst this group, but most positions unknown are: Captain (Capt) William Hopton Anderson; Lieutenant (Lt) Andrew Delfosse Badgery; Capt David Valentine Jardine...

PB0751

E02765

Group portrait of the Commanding Officer and Officers of No. 3 Squadron, Australian Flying Corps. Back row, left to right: Lieutenant (Lt) George Henry Kindred, pilot; Lt Edmond Clifford Banks, observer; Lt Alfred Victor Barrow, observer; Lt Stanley George Garrett, pilot; Lt Keith Cecil Hodgson,...

E02765

Heraldry

Pair flying gauntlets : Australian Flying Corps

Pair of brown soft leather flying gauntlets with sheepskin lining. They are designed as mittens, but leave the thumb and index finger separate. The gauntlets do not appear to be a matching pair, with one glove marked 'LT. P. C. REID. A. F. C.' while the other is marked 'LIEUT G. MACKINOLTY AFC.'...

REL/01366

Timeline

Date of birth 1894-01-29
Date of embarkation 1916-03-16
Other 1917-04-28 - 1919-05-01 Commanding Officer of 5 Training Squadron, AFC.
Date of death 1918-07-06
Date returned to Australia 1919-04-06