Doug was born on the 24th October 1916 in Jericho, near Longreach in Queensland. He enlisted on the 11th October 1940 in Brisbane and after training, flew with 457 Squadron.
Doug’s second tour of operations was with 79 Squadron from February 1945 until the end of the war. The photo is of some of the pilots with 79 Squadron. Doug was discharged the 6th February 1946.
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