O34059 Air Commodore Gordon Henry Steege, DSO, DFC

Date of birth1917-10-31 Australia: New South Wales, Chatswood 
Date and unit at enlistment (ORs)  1937-07  Air cadet in No 1 Flying training School. 
Date promoted  1938-06  Pilot officer. 
Other units  1938-07  No 3 Squadron. 
Date promoted  1938-12  Flying officer. 
Other units  1939-09  No 11 Squadron. 
Other units  1940-05  No 3 Squadron. 
Date promoted  1940-06  Flight lieutenant. 
Date promoted  1941-05  Acting squadron leader. 
Other units  1941-05-31  Commanding officer No 450 Squadron. 
Date promoted  1941-10  Temporary squadron leader. 
Other units  1942-06  Middle East Staff School, Haifa. 
Date promoted  1942-10  Temporary wing commander. 
Other units  1942-12  No 2 Embarkation Depot. 
Other units  1943-01  No 9 Fighter Sector Course. 
Other units  1943-01  No 8 Fighter Sector Headquarters. 
Other units  1943-03  Commanding Officer No 14 Fighter Sector Headquarters. 
Other units  1943-03  Commanding Officer No 8 Fighter Sector Headquarters. 
Other units  1943-10  Commanding Officer No 73 Fighter Wing. 
Date promoted  1944-02  Acting group captain. 
Date promoted  1944-07  Temporary group captain. 
Other units  1944-08  Commanding Officer No 81 Fighter Wing. 
Other units  1945-01  Eastern Area Headquarters. 
Other units  1945-05  Air Force Headquarters. 
Other units  1946-12  RAAF Station Laverton. 
Other  1946-12  Appointment terminated. 
Date and unit at appointment (Officers)  1950-06  Air Force Headquarters. 
Date promoted  1950-06  Wing commander (war substantive). 
Other units  1950-09  RAAF Station Schofields. 
Other units  1951-03  No 78 Wing Headquarters. 
Other units  1951-05  No 77 Squadron. 
Other units  1951-09  Commanding Officer No 77 Squadron. 
Other units  1952-01  Base Squadron, Richmond. 
Other units  1952-02  School Land/Air Warfare. 
Other units  1953-08  Department of Air. 
Other units  1955-08  Training Command Headquarters. 
Other units  1957-05  Officer Commanding RAAF Canberra. 
Date promoted  1958-05  Acting group captain. 
Date promoted  1958-07  Group captain. 
Other units  1958-12  Department of Air.