Andrews, Dormer

Dormer was born of Queensland. He was posted from No 61 OTU to the Middle East in January 1942 and served in No 127 Squadron from May 1942. He was severely wounded in action and made PoW by the Italians on the 3rd November 1942. He was liberated and returned to Egypt in April 1943, and sent home to Australia in June … Read More

le Poer Trench, Frederick Albert

Frederick, or Fred as he was known to his friends, was born in Lismore, New South Wales, on the 29th June 1921, and enlisted in the RAAF on the 5th January 1941. Fred did his Empire Air Training Scheme (EATS) flying in Australia before being posted to the UK. After a brief stint at Biggin Hill, he was posted to the … Read More