402144 Squadron Leader Raymond Edward Thorold-Smith, DFC

Date of birth1920-01-30  
Other units  1940  Training Bradfield Park and Narromine, NSW. 
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs)  1940-03-27  Aircraftman. 
Other units  1940-10  Advanced training - Calgary, Canada. 
Other units  1941  No 57 Operational Training Unit. 
Other units  1941  No 11 Operational Training Unit. 
Date promoted  1941-01-17  Pilot officer. 
Other units  1941-04-21  No 452 Squadron. 
Date promoted  1941-07-17  Flying officer. 
Other units  1942-03-18  Commanding Officer No 452 Squadron. 
Date promoted  1943  Acting squadron leader. 
Date promoted  1943-01-17  Flight lieutenant. 
Date of death1943-03-15