Alexander was born in Victoria. He was posted from No.53 OTU to No.2 CFS in December 1941. Then he was a flight instructor for a while, and later had a second tour of operations on the Martin 187 Baltimore, a twin engined light attack bomber, with 500 Squadron RAF in 1944. The photo is of a Martin Baltimore.
He was then posted to 457 Squadron from December 1944 to March 1945, and finally to 454 Squadron before being repatriated back to Australia.
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