Biography

Birth date: 17 May 1913
Final rank: Acting Squadron Leader
Service number: 265327 - Second World War, 1939-1945
Unit: No. 51 Squadron (RAF)

Rolls and Awards

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Flying Cross

  • Unit: No. 51 Squadron (RAF)
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Honours and Awards : United States Distinguished Flying Cross

  • Unit: No. 51 Squadron (RAF)
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection Items

Timeline

Date of birth 1913-05-17
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs) 1940-04-15 No 2 Initial Training School.
Other units 1941 No 5 Elementary Flying Training School.
Other units 1941 No 8 Service Flying Training School.
Other units 1942 No 51 Squadron.
Date promoted 1942-05-25 Pilot officer.
Date promoted 1942-11-28 Flying officer.
Date promoted 1945 Acting squadron leader.
Other units 1945-05-18 Commanding Officer No 454 Squadron.
Date promoted 1945-05-28 Flight lieutenant.