Biography

Birth date: 30 January 1918
Final rank: Wing Commander
Service number: 210 - Second World War, 1939-1945
O35315 - Second World War, 1939-1945
Units:
  • First Tactical Air Force
  • No. 8 Squadron

Rolls and Awards

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Flying Cross

  • Unit: No. 8 Squadron
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Honours and Awards : Mention in despatches

  • Unit: First Tactical Air Force
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Honours and Awards : King's Commendation for Brave Conduct

  • Unit: Royal Australian Air Force
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection Items

Photograph

016203

VIVIGANI, GOODENOUGH ISLAND, PAPUA. 1943-11-17. ARMOURERS OF NO. 8 (BEAUFORT) SQUADRON RAAF COMMANDED BY WING COMMANDER G. D. NICOLL CHALK THEIR VISITING CARD ON A 2000LB DAISY-CUTTER BEING LOADED UP FOR A HEAVY ALL-AUSTRALIAN PRE-DAWN RAID ON LAKUNAI AERODROME, RABAUL. THESE BOMBS ARE BELIEVED TO...

016203

016218

VIVIGANI, GOODENOUGH ISLAND, PAPUA. 1943-11-17. ARMOURERS LOADING A 2000LB DAISY-CUTTER BOMB INTO A BEAUFORT BOMBER AIRCRAFT OF NO. 8 SQUADRON RAAF COMMANDED BY WING COMMANDER G. D. NICOLL IN READINESS FOR THE HEAVY ALL-AUSTRALIAN PRE-DAWN RAID ON LAKUNAI AERODROME, RABAUL. THESE BOMBS, BELIEVED TO...

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OG2709

VIVIGANI, GOODENOUGH ISLAND, PAPUA. 1943-11-17. ARMOURERS OF NO. 8 (BEAUFORT) SQUADRON RAAF COMMANDED BY WING COMMANDER G. D. NICOLL, CHALK THEIR VISITING CARD ON A 2000LB DAISY-CUTTER BEING LOADED UP FOR A HEAVY ALL-AUSTRALIAN PRE-DAWN RAID ON LAKUNAI AERODROME, RABAUL. THESE BOMBS ARE BELIEVED TO...

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OG2710

VIVIGANI, GOODENOUGH ISLAND, PAPUA. 1943-11-17. GROUND STAFF OF NO. 8 (BEAUFORT) SQUADRON RAAF COMMANDED BY WING COMMANDER G. D. NICOLL CHALK THEIR VISITING CARD ON A 2000LB DAISY-CUTTER BEING LOADED UP FOR A HEAVY ALL-AUSTRALIAN PRE-DAWN RAID ON LAKUNAI AERODROME, RABAUL. THESE BOMBS ARE BELIEVED...

OG2710

OG2711

VIVIGANI, GOODENOUGH ISLAND, PAPUA. 1943-11-17. ARMOURERS LOADING A 2000LB DAISY-CUTTER BOMB INTO A BEAUFORT BOMBER AIRCRAFT OF NO. 8 SQUADRON RAAF COMMANDED BY WING COMMANDER G. D. NICOLL IN READINESS FOR THE HEAVY ALL-AUSTRALIAN PRE-DAWN RAID ON LAKUNAI AERODROME, RABAUL. THESE BOMBS, BELIEVED TO...

OG2711

OG2712

VIVIGANI, GOODENOUGH ISLAND, PAPUA. 1943-11-17. ARMOURERS OF NO. 8 (BEAUFORT) SQUADRON RAAF COMMANDED BY WING COMMANDER G. D. NICOLL CHALK THEIR VISITING CARD ON A 2000LB DAISY-CUTTER BEING LOADED UP FOR A HEAVY ALL-AUSTRALIAN PRE-DAWN RAID ON LAKUNAI AERODROME, RABAUL. THESE BOMBS ARE BELIEVED TO...

OG2712

Timeline

Date of birth 1918-01-30
Date of discharge 1945-10-30