Adams, Dudley

Adams, Dudley Dudley Barton Adams Pilot Officer 457 Squadron Number 418043   insertimage   Born July 21st, 1922 in Sydney New South Wales. One of the pilots to be on duty when Squadron wound up. Posted from No 85 Squadron RAAF in which he was serving since June 1944, as an NCO. Native of New South Wales. In 457 Squadron … Read More

Alderson, Larry

Alderson, Larry Larry Alderson Defence Officer 457 Squadron Darwin insert image Photo taken Livingstone 10th October 1943

Anderson, Andrew ‘Andy’

Anderson, Andrew ‘Andy’ Andrew ‘Andy’ ANDERSON RAAF, 79 Squadron 414634 Andy was posted to Richmond and on arrival was assigned to a hangar which was out of bounds to most personnel. A special pass was needed to gain entry and therein he spent some weeks toiling, unpacking and assembling aircraft. Included in the crates were two, four gallon containers of … Read More

Andrews, Don

Don Andrews   Donald (Don) George Andrews, DFC 453 Squadron, RAAF Wing Commander, Number 404795 (011557)   Don opened the conversation with a comment that he had a charmed life always in the right place to get promoted or the best jobs. A modest statement in light of the times he had while combating the Luftwaffe in the skies over … Read More