Biography

Birth date: 09 February 1918
Final rank: Wing Commander
Service number: 250728 - Second World War, 1939-1945
Unit: No. 13 Squadron

Rolls and Awards

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Flying Cross

  • Unit: No. 13 Squadron
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection Items

Timeline

Date of birth 1918-02-09
Other units 1940 Training at Essendon and Point Cook.
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs) 1940-02-05
Date promoted 1940-06-28 Pilot officer.
Other units 1940-08 Instructor at Camden, NSW.
Other units 1941-02 Instructor at Geraldton, WA.
Other units 1941-09 Instructor at Point Cook.
Other units 1941-12 N R course.
Date promoted 1942-04-01 Flight lieutenant.
Other units 1942-05 No 5 Service Flying Training School - Navigator instructor.
Other units 1942-09-08 Hudson Operation Training Unit.
Other units 1942-11-10 No 13 Squadron, Darwin.
Date promoted 1943-03-03 Acting squadron leader.
Other units 1943-04-06 No 2 Squadron, Darwin.
Other units 1943-08-26 Test flights, Laverton ,Vic.
Other units 1943-12-26 No 13 Squadron.
Date promoted 1944-07-01 Squadron leader.
Other units 1945-01-18 Commanding Officer of No 463 Squadron.
Date promoted 1945-02-22 Wing commander.
Other units 1945-07-28 Master Bomber No 54 Base, Coningsly, England.
Other units 1945-10-12 Air Base Staff Officer, No 55 Base, East Kirby, England.