Biography

Birth date: 14 February 1920
Final rank: Flight Lieutenant
Service number: 400104 - Second World War, 1939-1945
Units:
  • No. 3 Squadron
  • No. 3 Squadron (RAF)

Rolls and Awards

Honours and Awards : Distinguished Flying Cross

  • Unit: No. 3 Squadron (RAF)
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Honours and Awards : Bar to Distinguished Flying Cross

  • Unit: No. 3 Squadron
  • Conflict: Second World War, 1939-1945

Collection Items

Photograph

P05264.006

A mixed flight of Mustang Mk III and IV fighter bombers of No 3 Squadron (Sqn), RAAF, returning from a raid over Northern Italy. The first three aircraft have been finished in bare metal while the last two have been camouflaged in dark green and medium sea grey. The closest aircraft, a Mk IV A (K...

P05264.006

Timeline

Date of birth 1920-02-14
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs) 1940-05-27 Aircraftman.
Date promoted 1940-07-22 Leading aircraftman.
Date promoted 1941-01-12 Sergeant.
Date promoted 1941-10-01 Flight sergeant.
Date promoted 1942-08-01 Warrant officer.
Date promoted 1942-10-01 Pilot offier.
Date promoted 1943-04-01 Flying officer.
Other units 1943-08-14 No 3 Squadron.
Date promoted 1944-10-01 Flight lieutenant.
Other units 1945-03-08 Temporary Commanding Officer No 3 Squadron.
Date of discharge 1945-12-13