Adams, Dudley

Pilot Officer 457 Squadron Number 418043 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 from April 1945 to November 1945. Discharged March … Read More

Watson, Philip “Doc” Herbert, DFC

Philip, who was also known as Doc (or Peter post war) by his friends, was born on the 9th February 1915 in Melbourne. He was educated at Hunter College in Sydney, Broughton Grammar in Newcastle, Scotch College in Melbourne and finally Shore in Sydney and his first job was in accountancy. After meeting his future wife, Betty Hyles in 1938, … Read More