Lyons, Ian “Joe” Alfred

Ian, or Joe as he was known to his mates, was born on the 16th February 1915 in Bendigo, Victoria. Apparently, he was nicknamed Joe because of the pre-war Australian Prime Minister, Joe Lyons. Joe enlisted in the RAAF in Melbourne on the 15th December 1940. The following story gives an interesting insight into parts of Joe’s time in the … Read More